A look at three design challenges for USB Type-C: implementing two SuperSpeed datapaths on a reversible connector; partitioning the design to support multiple USB Type-C variants; and partitioning the management software.
A look at USB 3.1, which offers data rates of up to 10Gbit/s, and the way that the USB 3.1 protocol has changed to support this rate.
Implementing the reversible connector of USB Type-C demands a rethink of the PHY architecture to achieve the most cost-effective IP solution
A look at the USB Type-C connector and the enhanced data rates and charging facilities it will enable
The first of a series of seven articles describing the key details of the USB 3.0 protocol.
A look at the way in which the USB 3.0 Link Layer manages the port-to-port flow of data between the host and the device.
An overview of the USB 3.0 architecture, covering the USB Host, USB Device(s) and USB Interconnect, as well as the related receptacles, plugs and cables.
A first look at the role of the protocol layer in USB 3.0.
A look at the USB 3.0 functional layer, an application layer and system software on the host side, and a logical function and device on the device side.
A look at the role of four types of transaction in the USB 3.0 protocol layer: bulk, control, interrupt and isochronous.
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