Articles about USB HUB

The ExoHub Could Be The Mac USB Hub You’ve Been Looking For
Nowadays considering that we own so many devices that need constant charging, it also means that we are running out of USB ports on our computers to charge these gadgets. It also means that we need to juggle having to choose to charge gadget A or gadget B, or if we should unplug the external HDD just to plug in something else.

Satechi 12-Port USB Hub ships
When we talk about a USB hub, most of us are looking at 4-ports on average, but just in case you happen to live in a home that has more than just a quartet of USB-based devices which are required to be plugged in most of the time, then surely your average USB hub will not do. Satechi’s 12-Port USB Hub will fit the bill nicely then, where this ultra […]

Buffalo USB hub makes no "right side up" demands
When it comes to plugging in a USB device, don’t you wish that there was some sort of indicator on the USB plug itself to let you know just which way is “up” without having to peer inside, and making a referential look at the USB port itself? I would have thought that someone might have done something about it, but after hitting USB 3.0 only do we have what […]

Sanwa USB Hub Brings 24 Ports
If you’re computer or notebook is limiting you to the number of third party peripherals or gadgets you can connect to it because of the dearth of USB ports, you’ll be happy to know that Sanwa’s offering will give you 24 ports for all your USB mice, keyboard, modems, scanners, printers, phones, and whatever else you can throw at it with a USB connector. The hub is a powered hub […]


Lenovo Power Hub Adds USB Hub to ThinkPad Chargers
If you’re sick of carrying around a separate USB powered charging hub in addition to your ThinkPad notebook and its charger, then Lenovo has you covered. The company has recently announced a Lenovo Power Hub, which adds 4 USB ports to charge up your phone or other mobile gadgets using your ThinkPad’s power brick. The Power Hub connects to your ThinkPad in two spots–to one of your notebook’s USB ports […]

iMONO 13-Port USB Hub Bar turns on and off at your fancy
Beign a geek, you know that you can never have enough USB ports lying around, similar to how a lady feels when she starts to build up an impressive collection of handbags and shoes. Well, Brando knows exactly how you feel, hence rolling out the iMONO 13-Port USB Hub Bar which comes with On and Off switches for individual ports, letting you juice up a particular device only when you […]

U+ USB Hub With Antivirus Scanning
Folks are always worrying about getting a virus on their removable storage nowadays, and that’s why designers came up with this U+ USB Hub concept. It’s a USB hub that offers an antivirus scanner as well, allowing you to scan your flash drives, ensuring that the infection doesn’t spread. From the looks of it, you’ll need to keep it hooked up to a computer in order to perform scanning.

Chicken Burger USB Hub
Who knows how many billion types of USB hubs there are in the market, but you have to admit that this Chicken Burger USB Hub does stand out a little different from the rest, obviously due to its resemblance to a tasty chicken burger. It’s a 4-port USB 2.0 hub made of polyresin, and from the looks of it, offers a removable bun. It’ll set you back $19, but that’s […]

Smart E USB Extender
The Smart E USB Extender might just be a concept as at time of publishing, but it could very well be more than a decent release in the real world if someone decides to take up the task. After all, it does help you pull out the right plug thanks to sockets at all four ends which ensures you won’t fumble over which wire to pull and which not to […]

USB Train hub for the kid in you
Want to spice up your work area with a useful piece of USB gear? You can’t go too far off tangent with the USB Train Hub, where it comes in the form factor of a much shorter high-speed bullet train, featuring an LED indicator light located on top of the hub. What you see here is the steam train model, although this one doesn’t spew out any steam for an […]

USB Webmail Notifier and 4-Port Hub Cable
Most of us use devices that offer push email support, and we get notified via a silent buzz or some other alert tone of your choice. If you have yet to fall under that category of being constantly connected to your inbox through your smartphone, then perhaps the USB Webmail Notifier and 4-Port Hub Cable might make your cubicle life a little bit more up-to-date. With this peripheral, it will […]

USB hub with switches
What you see here is but a standard USB hub, although it comes with the added advantage of letting you know which USB cable is connected at a glance thanks to a LED which lights up. Each connection will be equipped with a switch, allowing you to have full control over connecting it or otherwise. Looks a wee bit too bulky for our liking though, but at least you have […]

ROCCAT Apuri USB hub
Want a really futuristic USB hub that will make you the envy of those at the office? The ROCCAT Apuri USB hub fits the bill then, boasting a quartet of easily accessible USB 2.0 ports. You get three legs propping this device up, while the Apuri’s high posture enables it to manage cables in a clean manner. There is also the added effect of a special abduction style LED light […]

Cassette Tape 4-Port USB 2.0 Hub
Another day, another USB 2.0 hub, and this time round we have something that merges the old and the new. The Cassette Tape 4-Port USB 2.0 Hub is pretty self-explanatory – it shares a rather similar exterior as that of a regular cassette tape, although the innards contain parts to make up your standard USB 2.0 hub. If you have an old cassette-compatible Walkman from Sony, why not use that […]

Cambrionix 49-port USB Hub
There is no denying that this monstrosity from Cambrionix beats them all, by virtue of being a 49-port USB 2.0 hub. Needless to say, ordinary home users ought to have nothing to do with this, since it targets professional test labs and businesses where host-rigs ought to remain protected against faulty USB devices at all costs. Still, it is interesting to see a USB 2.0 hub that actually runs off […]

Elecom U2H-TC410B Wall Socket USB Hub
Try asking a friend for the Elecom U2H-TC410B and you’ll end up all tongue tied. Why not call this the Elecom Wall Socket USB hub instead, where everyone who speaks English will be able to understand just what you’re asking for? This device is pretty much self-explanatory, where it comes with magnetic backing or a set of included hooks that allows you to gain easy access to four USB 2.0 […]

Cannon USB Hub
Do you love or loathe your colleagues? If there are more of them that fall under the latter category, it is time to put your imagination to good use with the Cannon USB hub which features a USB port at strategic places, including at the tip of the cannon itself alongside the wheels. Whenever a device is plugged in, an artilerry sound effect will playback for added realism, while the […]

USB Solar Charging 4-Port Hub
Now here’s a unique 4-port USB hub that is truly universal – after all, it is able to juice up just about any compatible USB device (oh, it comes with a whole bunch of USB connectors to cater to virtually anything you throw at it save for a Prius) without adding a single cent to your power bill by virtue of the solar panel located right smack in the middle […]

Buffalo 4-Port USB Hub
Buffalo’s latest 4-Port USB hub migth seem rather ordinary at first glance until you take a closer look, where there are individual switches for each port that enables easy selection of devices that you want to use/power at that point in time, complete with LED light indication for easy identification even in the dark. The hub itself will come in a quartet of colors, accompanied by an AC adapter as […]

LEGOs are something that geeks will always love, and we’re still waiting for the day where a LEGO Rubik’s Cube is created. For those who want to profess their love to these building blocks, there is the LEGO USB hub that will sit pretty on your desktop, allowing you to connect up to three more USB-based products. Strangely enough, this item is listed only in Korea, going for $12 thereabouts […]