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Genesys Logic denies sampling USB 3.0 controllers for Apple

Staying with the times Apple?
By: Steve Dougherty | Connectivity & Communications News | Posted: Feb 3, 2010 3:12 pm

One would think it's inevitable Apple will be implementing USB 3.0 into upcoming generations of its MBPs or Mac Pros, but a report from the folks at Digitimes states that while Genesys Logic has begun sampling USB 3.0 device controllers for a client of which sources are claiming to be Apple, Genesys has denied this claim.

 

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So, we're left wondering exactly what's going on, but given how fast Apple has adopted new technologies in the past (when thinking back to USB, Firewire/800 and more recently DisplayPort), one would think it safe to assume USB 3.0 is well and truly on the horizon.

 

NEWS SOURCES:Crunchgear.com

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