[linux-elitists] CFD and CAD and USB3 laptops...

Andy Bennett andyjpb at ashurst.eu.org
Thu Sep 12 08:28:45 PDT 2013


> On Wed, Sep 11, 2013 at 11:39:58PM +0100, Andy Bennett wrote:
>> It's got a yellow USB connector so I think that means USB3.
> My understanding is that yellow ports are "has power even when the laptop's
> asleep" (for USB charging), while blue is USB3.  Any reasonably recent
> Lenovo should have USB3 (my T420s has it, and I'm pretty sure the L series
> work was buying before I told 'em to stop being cheapskates have 'em too,
> but CBA to go and perve at someone's laptop to check).

Ah. OK. I have a yellow one on the left and two blue ones on the right.
The dock has 4 black ones.


andyjpb at ashurst.eu.org

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