If you need to harness the faster speeds of USB 3.0 on an older laptop or computer Seagate has create a adapter that can convert any ExpressCard slot in to a fully functional USB 3.0 port. The adapter can be used in conjunction with any drive from Seagates new range of GoFlex drives launched today.
The adapter uses power from your exisitng USB 2.0 port using a supplied power connector. The USB 3.0 upgrade kit is available to buy for $80 with Seagate Pro Drives ranging in price from $140 to $190. The new USB 3.0 format offer theoritcal speeds 10 x faster than the current USB 2.0 format.
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