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HooToo HT-UH006 Compact SuperSpeed USB 3.0 7-Port Hub w/ Latest VIA VL812 Chipset, 5V/3A Power Adapter, USB 3.0 Cable

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Model

Brand
Hoo Too
Model
HT-UH006

Details

Type
USB 3.0
Standards
USB 3.0
Ports
7 x USB 3.0 Ports
LEDs
Power LED:Red. Activity LED for Each Ports: Blue
Power Input
5V 3A AC Adapter
Operating System Supported
Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8. Mac OS X or above. Linux 3.0 or above
Dimensions
LxWxH: 6.85 x 2.48 x 0.91 inches
Weight
3.95 oz
Color
Black

Features

Features
Lasted VIA VL812 perfectly compatible with your Windows, Mac OS or Linux systems. Plug-and-play, ready to go right out of the box.

Packaging

Package Contents
1 x 7 port USB 3.0 hub; 1*USB data cable(3.3ft); 1*5V/3A power adapter; 1*User manual

Manufacturer Warranty

Parts
12 Months Warranty

Group

HUB Ports
7 x USB 3.0 w/ Adapter
Warranty, Returns, And Additional Information
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  • Limited Warranty period (parts): 1 year
  • Limited Warranty period (labor): 1 year
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  • Brandon D.
  • 7/11/2015 11:25:08 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: more than 1 year
  • Verified Owner

2 out of 5 eggsHooToo HT-UH006 Compact SuperSpeed USB 3.0 7-Port Hub

This review is from: HooToo HT-UH006 Compact SuperSpeed USB 3.0 7-Port Hub w/ Latest VIA VL812 Chipset, 5V/3A Power Adapter, USB 3.0 Cable

Pros: For a year and a half it worked well, good transfer rates.

Cons: It only worked for a year and a half, unplugged the power cable one day and after plugging it back in nothing.

Other Thoughts: This was a low cost modem that I got on one of Newegg's deal of the day. I am very disappointed in how long the modem survived.

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  • David A.
  • 6/12/2015 5:36:41 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

2 out of 5 eggsFalls asleep

This review is from: HooToo HT-UH006 Compact SuperSpeed USB 3.0 7-Port Hub w/ Latest VIA VL812 Chipset, 5V/3A Power Adapter, USB 3.0 Cable

Pros: Works fine, when it's awake

Cons: When my Mac falls asleep, it goes to sleep too. Problem is, it doesn't wake up properly. I need to unplug both the USB to the mac and its own power supply to reset it. Very annoying, I'm in the market for a replacement.

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  • Bill E.
  • 1/26/2015 1:33:07 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

1 out of 5 eggsPartially failed after 30 days.

This review is from: HooToo HT-UH006 Compact SuperSpeed USB 3.0 7-Port Hub w/ Latest VIA VL812 Chipset, 5V/3A Power Adapter, USB 3.0 Cable

Pros: small 7 port powered hub

Cons: Unit will no longer recognize my toshiba 3.0 hard drive. Drive is fine plugged into the computer, but, not the Hoo Too Hub. This started after about 30 days of use. Liked it until then. Flash drives and the DVD always connect ok.

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  • Donald S.
  • 12/31/2014 1:08:29 PM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

1 out of 5 eggsproduct doesn't work, customer service non-existent

This review is from: HooToo HT-UH006 Compact SuperSpeed USB 3.0 7-Port Hub w/ Latest VIA VL812 Chipset, 5V/3A Power Adapter, USB 3.0 Cable

Pros: Nice while it worked.

Cons: The unit died after 8 months or so. I contacted the company, was told to send it directly to a person there; no RMA number given. He said I wouldn't need it if it went to him. I did as instructed. Weeks later, no unit, no word. I contacted him; he emailed that someone had erroneously failed to send a new unit, and that he'd take care of it. That was about a month ago. No unit.

Other Thoughts: I'll never do business with these folks again. In the meantime, I've written the item off.

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  • Mrs. C.
  • 11/12/2014 5:29:08 PM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

1 out of 5 eggsDisappointed

This review is from: HooToo HT-UH006 Compact SuperSpeed USB 3.0 7-Port Hub w/ Latest VIA VL812 Chipset, 5V/3A Power Adapter, USB 3.0 Cable

Pros: Good price for 7 ports.

Cons: First one didn't work at all. Replacement worked for a few months and quit. It's now up to the manufacturer to give me a refund so I'll see how that goes.. I need to find something that is reliable.

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  • Gabriel K.
  • 9/5/2014 7:32:44 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsWorks fine

This review is from: HooToo HT-UH006 Compact SuperSpeed USB 3.0 7-Port Hub w/ Latest VIA VL812 Chipset, 5V/3A Power Adapter, USB 3.0 Cable

Pros: Had it for 6 months, works fine with no problems.

Cons: Havent had any problems with it. Glad to finally find reliable USB products.

Other Thoughts: Its stowed under the desk so i never see it or mess with it much, but it works fine attached to a newer iMac, expanding the usb 3 ports for my external HDs, mouse, other peripherals.

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  • Yi K.
  • 7/28/2014 2:18:52 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

2 out of 5 eggsError prone

This review is from: HooToo HT-UH006 Compact SuperSpeed USB 3.0 7-Port Hub w/ Latest VIA VL812 Chipset, 5V/3A Power Adapter, USB 3.0 Cable

Pros: Speed is good, no difference in read/write speeds compared to connecting a device directly into the native USB port

Cons: LED indicators turn off eventually for connected devices, not an indication of actual connected state
Disconnects external powered 3.5" drives under heavy usage
Entire hub may disconnect even without any load
Not "compact", this hub is in fact quite large

Other Thoughts: This hub worked well at first inspection, I connected four external USB 3.0 external 3.5" drives to it. All were detected correctly and speed tests were impressive. The hub itself is quite large and thick, I would not describe it as compact.

My externals go to sleep on inactivity and spin up under usage, and it seems this doesn't work well with the LED indicators. I noticed quite often, most if not all of the LEDs on the hub would be off, even though all drives were connected and accessible.

All was good for a while, but after continued usage, errors began to show. Under heavy write load in concurrent operations, a drive may disconnect from the hub. The entire hub may also disconnect from my computer randomly, even without any disk usage.

Now to be fair, these scenarios probably only occurred between three to five times each. Meaning in 10 months of ownership, there have been six to ten instances of failure, each time resolved by unplugging everything and reconnecting. May not sound like much this is unacceptable to me. The first few times I tolerated it, chalking it off to bad luck, but the consistency of the errors became very disappointing.

I have since replaced this hub with another brand, no problems so far, but we'll see. This hub has officially become a paperweight though, and I won't be trying another HooToo product.

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  • Joseph Z.
  • 5/25/2014 7:19:14 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

3 out of 5 eggsWorks fine but has problems

This review is from: HooToo HT-UH006 Compact SuperSpeed USB 3.0 7-Port Hub w/ Latest VIA VL812 Chipset, 5V/3A Power Adapter, USB 3.0 Cable

Pros: It is easy to set up and see it works right away. No driver needed.

Has an optional power adapter, in case the USB 3.0 device draws a lot of current (e.g., external HDD). But it is not required for other devices (such as card readers, etc.)

Cons: The most significant problem is that it fails to be recognized when a connected Windows 7 machine wakes up from standby. You literally have to unplug the USB 3.0 cable to the computer and re-connect before the hub is recognized again. That makes it hardly usable, as the primary reason you have a multi-port hub is to be able to have it always connected to the host. Granted that re-connect the USB 3.0 can be just as easy if you just use the end connected to the hub itself, but it is still a hassle.

Other Thoughts: The blue LED light is too bright. I would not mind as much if the LED is green. Also, the power LED for the connectivity to the computer is in red, which is unsettling in itself.

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  • Jiang J.
  • 5/16/2014 7:16:16 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

1 out of 5 eggsnon functioning ports

This review is from: HooToo HT-UH006 Compact SuperSpeed USB 3.0 7-Port Hub w/ Latest VIA VL812 Chipset, 5V/3A Power Adapter, USB 3.0 Cable

Pros: it kind of works

Cons: it really doesn't work well, I think it's bad soldering I am going to check the board and see if I can amend it. Multiple ports are not working. At first I thought it was a compatibility issue with my Raspberry Pi, but then I plugged it into my server and on both my USB 2. and 3.0ss. and let's just say I became livid. cause it's well past thirty days... So I am up s creek without a paddle. (Before some Troll assumes that I didn't have the external power plugged in, I did. crawl back under your rock internet trolls)

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  • Daniel W.
  • 5/1/2014 12:23:12 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: less than 1 day
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsFast and Easy

This review is from: HooToo HT-UH006 Compact SuperSpeed USB 3.0 7-Port Hub w/ Latest VIA VL812 Chipset, 5V/3A Power Adapter, USB 3.0 Cable

Pros: Quick Setup, recognized by Win7 and made my Segate Backup drive run so fast I though something was wrong.
Just ordered a second one....

Cons: Power cord is too short. It is less than all other hubs used and I had to make it fit...
Would have been 5 eggs if the cord were longer.

Other Thoughts: This unit replaced another brand that failed after less than a year.

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