StarTech USB 3.0 Hub with Ethernet Review
As Ultrabooks become more and more popular in the laptop market, we are beginning to see expandability disappear. Batteries and RAM soldered to the board, proprietary SSDs, no DVD/CD reader, etc. In some of the thinnest laptops out now we are even seeing Ethernet ports going away. Granted, these laptops usually come with a USB 3.0 to Ethernet adapter, but then you lose a USB port.
Today we are taking a look at the answer to this kind of issue, a USB 3.0 hub with Ethernet from StarTech. This little device gives you the unmatched performance of a direct network connection, while simultaneously expanding your USB 3.0 ports. Read on to see if you really can have your cake and eat it too.