What Is the Difference Between a Firewire & a USB?

Answer USB and Firewire connections both provide standard connections for a variety of devices. Both have undergone several revisions and are found in several different forms. Although similar in purpose ... Read More »

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What is the difference between a usb&firewire bus?

There has been a minor format war in the last 15 years over external device connectivity. Both USB (Universal Serial Bus) and Firewire have vied for the top spot in the personal computer industry.U... Read More »

What is the difference between a USB port and Firewire to capture you video to you computer?

USB is Universal Serial Bus and Firewire is Apple's name for IEEE 1394. They are completely different protocols for transferring data from one electronic device to another.Most camcorders transfer... Read More »

What is the difference between these ports: USB, firewire, VGA, serial, parallel port?

USB is a Universal Serial Bus, popular within the portability of small devices such as cameras. what it dose it transfers data from a device to another.Fire wire is just USB with sugar on top, if y... Read More »

Is there firewire 2 USB cable I got a webcam that can be cnncted to PC by firewire but PC dsnt has that port?

There's NONE! Only way is Either you get a pci or Ext capture card with firewire ports or other external device (which is more expensive) like a camcorder with usb(with pass through capability).Bes... Read More »