All About USB Hub

The sheer number of USB products on the market today is simply astounding, from mice and keyboards, modems, external hard drives to USB fans, and lights. Most external computer peripherals today connect to a computer through a USB port. 

So it's no wonder that before long most computer users are wondering what to do when their computer's USB ports (sockets) are all in use.

There are two solutions to the problem, constantly plugging and unplugging connectors when swapping between USB devices, or investing in a simple, inexpensive device called a USB hub. Find out additional details about the USB c docking hub via

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A USB hub is a small unit with two or more USB ports, which plugs into a USB port on your computer, allowing you to connect more USB devices without disconnecting others. 

Increasing the number of USB ports on your computer in this manner not only helps prevent wear and tear on your USB ports and connectors, but also puts an end to all those escalations behind your PC. 

One of the few types of available is:

Internal USB PCI card

An internal PCI USB card should be installed by opening your PC case and inserting a card into a free PCI slot on the motherboard, this type of USB extension is not recommended unless you are used to working with and inside computers. 

If you have the old USB1.1 and you are upgrading to USB2.0, your version of Windows will also need to be updated so that your PC can support USB2.0 functionality.