NewerTech Debuts 7 Port USB 2.0 Powered Hub

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[] Woodstock, Illinois - Newer Technology, Inc. (NewerTech(r)), a leading developer of Macintosh(r), PC, iPod(r), iPhone(r), and iPad(tm) performance upgrades and accessories, announced today its new $27.95 MSRP NewerTech Seven Port USB 2.0 Powered Hub for connecting and powering up to seven USB devices simultaneously to a Mac(r) or PC with Plug and Play ease.

As a complete connectivity solution with a UL listed 3.5 Amp power supply, the NewerTech Seven Port USB 2.0 Powered Hub delivers the required 500mA of power to each of the seven industry standard USB ports to eliminate device disconnection commonly experienced by typical underpowered hubs. Ideal for powering multiple desktop accessories like external drives, scanners, printers, optical drives, and digital cameras, the NewerTech Seven Port USB 2.0 Powered Hub also offers quick access convenience of temporary devices like thumb drives, media readers, and even USB chargeable devices like iPods and iPhones.

The NewerTech Seven Port USB 2.0 Powered Hub is available immediately for $27.95 MSRP from NewerTech's exclusive distributor, Other World Computing (OWC(r)), as well as through the retail channel. For more details on this adapter, as well as reseller inquiries and info on NewerTech's complete line of accessories and upgrades for Macs, PCs, and iDevices visit the NewerTech web site.

Eliminates Annoying, Potentially Damaging Disconnections:
By offering a full 500mA of power per port as required by USB interface power specification, the NewerTech Seven Port USB 2.0 Powered Hub can have up to seven different digital devices connected simultaneously. With this assurance of adequate power, users no longer have to accept annoying and potentially device and/or data damaging disconnections that plague underpowered hubs.

Space-Saving Design Cleans Up Desktop Clutter:
With a user friendly, space-saving 3.1" x 1.8" x 0.8" design, the NewerTech Seven Port USB 2.0 Powered Hub frees up desktop clutter and the need for multiple AC power adapter cords while providing seamless connection and data transfer rates up to 60MB/s with all USB 2.0/1.1 devices. Users can add additional hubs to support connecting up to 127 USB devices.

Rugged For Mobile Use And Easy To Use:
Built for rugged mobile use with a durable aluminum enclosure and 11.3 ounce weight with all accessories, the NewerTech Seven Port USB 2.0 Powered Hub features a Plug and Play design with no drivers to install. It supports "hot swapping" of USB devices and offers intelligent self-monitoring with over-current detection and protection.

"Whatever a Mac or PC user's connectivity needs are, the NewerTech Seven Port USB 2.0 Powered Hub handles them all with convenience and power to spare," said Grant Dahlke, Brand Manager, NewerTech. "While many so called 'powered' hubs exist, few offer the true capability to fully power and keep multiple devices connected. With its unique and complete feature set, the NewerTech Seven Port USB 2.0 Powered Hub is the best value available today for connecting, organizing, and powering digital devices."

Since 1984, Newer Technology, Inc. (NewerTech) has been recognized as the leading developer of performance upgrades and accessories for Macintosh and PC computers, iPods, iPhones, and iPads. NewerTech is headquartered in Woodstock, Illinois. Dealer inquiries are welcome by calling 815-308-7001 or by visiting the NewerTech web site.


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