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Operating System: Windows NT, Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows 98
Latest Version / Release Date: 22.214.171.124 / 02 Mar 2003
The NEC USB Hub is a small yet convenient for use compact USB Hub. The USB Hub conforms to environmental standards of safety making it user friendly for both the user and the environment. The Hub contains an inbuilt chip which has terminating resistors to aid in its functioning. This chip further eliminates the need of a large number of external mechanisms. The NEC USB Hub also has a 2.5 V regulator. The USB hub also consumes low power and this saves on energy. The USB Hub also features 4 ports all of which have LED port status indicators. The device can therefore be termed as an energy saving technology and it acts by reducing the amount of power consumed either when the machine is in use or when the machine is on standby mode. The device is most suitably used for PC monitors as well as Hub boxes.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
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The NEC USB Hub for USB 2.0 conforms to the worldwide Universal serial bus specifications standards. The device features facing ports which are seven in number and all have a standard A- type. At least one downstream port has to be connected to the USB for proper functioning of the device. When the USB device is in BUS power mode, it works efficiently and does not require an external AC power adapter. The device therefore consumes power in low amounts and does not require extra power for functioning. However, there is an outer DC jack which can be used in self power mode. A Transaction Translator is also incorporated into the Hub and comes with support. The device also automatically senses on the port speed and indicates on weather the speed is high or full. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and NEC USB Hub for USB2.0 errors before installing any driver updates.