Sunday September 16, 2012

Microsoft Supports New USB Standard

Microsoft has thrown its support behind a new USB standard named USB PD which is capable of carrying 100 watts of power, eliminating the need for some power cables.

The USB Implementers Forum finalized the USB PD standard in July, which has the support of Microsoft. Other companies that will support USB PD include Intel, Renesas Electronics, ST-Ericsson, and Texas Instruments