Major difference between USB 2.0 and 3.0 flash drives?

By andoyan
Dec 15, 2011
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  1. Hello All,
    I am looking to buy a flash drive, I have USB3 on my pc and i have seen some flashdrives that are USB3, is there a major difference between USB2 and USB3?
    Thank you for your help.
  2. Jawshh

    Jawshh TS Enthusiast Posts: 438

    They're 10x faster it seems.
  3. jobeard

    jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 15,170   +580

    All USBx are downward compatible with USB(x-1) so go ahead :)

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