GOJI 4-port USB 2.0 Hub £3.97 @ Currys
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GOJI 4-port USB 2.0 Hub £3.97 @ Currys

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Found 15th Oct 2017
Expand your USB connection options with the Goji G4HUBRD17 4-port USB 2.0 Hub.

Featuring four high speed USB 2.0 ports, the USB hub helps you to save space with its compact cube design. You can easily connect multiple devices using the top-loading ports to keep everything running smoothly.
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When I saw the photo I thought it was for a toaster
This should get warm as toast. If you have children who are into Lego or sylvanian families this could double up as a 4 slice toaster prop..
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When I saw the photo I thought it was for a toaster
Erm usb 2.0 is not high speed,but as fast as me getting to work in the rush hour...
This should get warm as toast. If you have children who are into Lego or sylvanian families this could double up as a 4 slice toaster prop..
not bad to carry around with a laptop. heat
Reckon this would be suitable for PS3/4 USB charging/wired controllers?
Been looking for a toaster for ages.
Youftbarsteward2 h, 35 m ago

Erm usb 2.0 is not high speed,but as fast as me getting to work in the …Erm usb 2.0 is not high speed,but as fast as me getting to work in the rush hour...


In fact, USB 2.0 is the only variant that has a maximum mode named “high speed”. en.m.wikipedia.org/wik…USB
Edited by: "GazzaGuru" 15th Oct 2017
Ports look a bit close...not sure how many usb sticks you could put in this at the same time...depends on the sticks of course
Ken could buy this toaster as a Christmas present for Barbie...
might get one to test with pi zero, so hard to get an affordable one to work with one
GazzaGuru7 h, 36 m ago

In fact, USB 2.0 is the only variant that has a maximum mode named “high s …In fact, USB 2.0 is the only variant that has a maximum mode named “high speed”. https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/USB



Thanks for reply,will stick with my higher speed USB 3.0
USB 2.0 is not the highest speed, therefore it can't be described as high speed.
Masonjay2 h, 24 m ago

USB 2.0 is not the highest speed, therefore it can't be described as high …USB 2.0 is not the highest speed, therefore it can't be described as high speed.


That's like saying 1080p can't be described as "Full HD" because 4k is higher definition
Masonjay2 h, 40 m ago

USB 2.0 is not the highest speed, therefore it can't be described as high …USB 2.0 is not the highest speed, therefore it can't be described as high speed.


As someone already pointed out above, USB High Speed is a mode:
"Also, there are 5 modes of USB data transfer, in order of increasing bandwidth: Low Speed (from 1.0), Full Speed (from 1.0), High Speed (from 2.0), SuperSpeed (from 3.0), and SuperSpeed+ (from 3.1)"
I'll use this for charging multiple devices. Ordered. Thanks.
Edited by: "ToTheBeatOneTwo" 15th Oct 2017
Also available in blue. (In store only) pcworld.co.uk/gbu…tml
States it has a 2 year guarantee.

E: also in purple and pink.
Edited by: "chezybezy" 15th Oct 2017
From my experience of using this type of USB bus powered it will struggle to charge any high demanding devices as it is not attached to an external power supply. So you'll be lucky to use all four USB ports at once
Edited by: "leeparsons" 15th Oct 2017
iand12315th Oct

When I saw the photo I thought it was for a toaster

It even has the slide tray to collect crumbs
gutted thought that was a toaster would have looked lovely in my kitchen
Masonjay21 h, 51 m ago

USB 2.0 is not the highest speed, therefore it can't be described as high …USB 2.0 is not the highest speed, therefore it can't be described as high speed.

You know there's a difference between something being "high" and the "highest"?
Nowhere does it say it's the highest speed.
You can always count on Currys to describe a USB 2 hub as '' high speed ".
2005 called, they wanted their tech back
hcc2758 m ago

You can always count on Currys to describe a USB 2 hub as '' high speed ".


Hey it's faster than USB 1 and USB 2.0 has always been referred to as high speed. It doesn't mean new technology isn't higher speeds.
Mandroid5781 h, 17 m ago

Hey it's faster than USB 1 and USB 2.0 has always been referred to as high …Hey it's faster than USB 1 and USB 2.0 has always been referred to as high speed. It doesn't mean new technology isn't higher speeds.


Just as 100Mbit/s Ethernet is "Fast Ethernet"
No better than the tat from poundland, poundworld and ebay.
Picked up two of these myself for little stocking fillers (Yes thinking about Christmas already), not a bad price at all always handy in an office environment
Youftbarsteward15th Oct

Erm usb 2.0 is not high speed,but as fast as me getting to work in the …Erm usb 2.0 is not high speed,but as fast as me getting to work in the rush hour...


I'm guessing ... lol.
If it's anything like the rest of their Goji/Currys own brand stuff, it'll break within 6 months then they'll get p*ssy with you when you ask for a replacement.
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