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Tip #148: Which USB Version Does Your Mac Support?
When in doubt, look it up.
Yes, the USB plugs on the back of your computer all look the same. However, here’s an easy way to find out what version of USB your computer supports.
Go to the Apple logo in the top left corner of your computer.
- Choose About This Mac
- At the bottom of this window, click System Report
- In the display that follows, click Hardware > USB
This panel displays more than you will ever want to know about your USB ports and connected peripherals, including the version of USB your system supports.
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