Tagged With usb hubs


You know the feeling: you look for somewhere to plug in a phone, a portable hard drive or some other peripheral, and discover you're completely out of USB ports. When that happens, it's time to buy a hub — but some hubs are definitely better than others. This week we're looking at five of the best, based on your nominations.


If you look across your desk at the pile of charging cables, docks, flash drives and other USB-powered accessories, you'll quickly come to the conclusion that you can never have too many USB ports. Even the MondoHub's impressive array of 28 ports will slowly but surely all get filled.


Monami. A hard drive with a leather element that changes shape depending on the data stored inside. It's only a concept, but it's the kind of thing that someone like a LaCie would actually do.


For those who enjoy nothing more than a good clamping, this $US14, 7-port USB hub clamps to your desk. (Shhh, technically it might actually "clip", but that desk won't ever pay up without fear of the clamps.)