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Item#: 9SIA2BP0UD0082

UNITEK Y-3042 USB3.0 Super speed 4-Port Hub,with on/off power switch,5V/4A US Power Adapter

  • 4 x USB 3.0
  • USB 3.0
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Learn more about the Unitek International Group Limited Y-3042

Model

Brand
UNITEK
Model
Y-3042

Spec

Type
USB
Standards
USB 3.0
Ports
4 x USB 3.0
Transfer Rate
1.5/12/480Mbps,5Gbps
LEDs
Power/Activity
Power Input
5V4A Power Adapter
Operating System Supported
Windows 2000 / XP / Vista / 7 / 8 (32/64-bit); Mac 9.1 above
Color
Black
Windows Vista
Works with Windows Vista

Features

Features
4 Port USB 3.0 with Power Adapter 5V4A

Manufacturer Warranty

Parts
1-Year Warranty Period

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  • Elizabeth R.
  • 9/28/2014 7:07:29 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggs

This review is from: UNITEK Y-3042 USB3.0 Super speed 4-Port Hub,with on/off power switch,5V/4A US Power Adapter

Pros: Works as advertised

Cons: none I know of

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  • E. J.
  • 9/25/2014 5:18:08 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggs

This review is from: UNITEK Y-3042 USB3.0 Super speed 4-Port Hub,with on/off power switch,5V/4A US Power Adapter

Pros: easy to install. cable long enough for most installs. no dropped connections. have not measured xfer rates but a 1 gig file takes 15 secs to copy over while usb 2 takes over a minute.

Cons: none

Other Thoughts: i think having separate power makes a difference. flash drives usually work but external hard drives sometimes disconnect while in use without ext power.

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  • Michael B.
  • 9/15/2014 3:36:45 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsWorks great

This review is from: UNITEK Y-3042 USB3.0 Super speed 4-Port Hub,with on/off power switch,5V/4A US Power Adapter

Pros: Powered usb hub works great. Plenty of cord length. And the power was able to support my USB powered speakers just fine.

Cons: None

Other Thoughts: I would recommend this device to a friend.

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  • James M.
  • 9/11/2014 5:02:11 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsSeems good quality new company

This review is from: UNITEK Y-3042 USB3.0 Super speed 4-Port Hub,with on/off power switch,5V/4A US Power Adapter

Pros: Works well no problems 3.0 very fast seems high quality well made.

Cons: none

Other Thoughts: company is in and sells in HONG KONG seems new to US

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  • Charles L.
  • 9/9/2014 5:41:03 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsUSB 3,0 Hub

This review is from: UNITEK Y-3042 USB3.0 Super speed 4-Port Hub,with on/off power switch,5V/4A US Power Adapter

Pros: Easy and quick set-up.

Cons: Since this is a hub, it would have been nice if the USB cord was more like 9-10 feet. Because the cable is so short, I have to have hub close to computer, instead of on top of desk.

Other Thoughts: Other than needing a USB 3 cable extender, the hub is great. I don't get the message that the device can operate faster that I would get from my USB 2 hub.

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  • Douglas S.
  • 8/28/2014 6:41:09 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
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4 out of 5 eggsworks well, annoyingly bright power light

This review is from: UNITEK Y-3042 USB3.0 Super speed 4-Port Hub,with on/off power switch,5V/4A US Power Adapter

Pros: So far works fine. USB 3 flash drive and external drive that pulls it's power from the USB port both happy together. Reasonably long cord.

Cons: Slight con, the ports are a bit too close together for bigger flash drives to plug in beside each other. Main con is the blue power light is seriously annoyingly bright. Even when the top of it is covered with electrical tape the light still shines out the front of the unit through the ports. If you don't care about bright blue lights on your desk, this could be a good hub for you. Neither of these is enough to knock off more than one egg.

Other Thoughts: 2 year warranty is impressive for a gadget like this. I flipped it upside down and used foam padded double sided tape to put it under the edge of my desk, so the ports are right where I want them and it takes up zero desk space.

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  • Randy P.
  • 8/28/2014 8:56:15 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsGreat !

This review is from: UNITEK Y-3042 USB3.0 Super speed 4-Port Hub,with on/off power switch,5V/4A US Power Adapter

Pros: Really works well. Have used it with Thumb drives, iPhone, and external usb 3.0 disk drives. Nice and compact and cable is long enough. Is connected to my Mac Mini 2012.

Cons: none.

Other Thoughts: Glad I got it for this price and shipping was fast. Just love Newegg.

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  • John M.
  • 7/2/2014 12:22:18 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsLiked the first one so much I bought a second.

This review is from: UNITEK Y-3042 USB3.0 Super speed 4-Port Hub,with on/off power switch,5V/4A US Power Adapter

Pros: Price
Customer Service
High Power

Cons: None

Other Thoughts: Excellent price. Available power of 1 amp per port means no trouble at all with external drives. Liked the first unit I bought so much that I bought this second hub a month later. Really appreciate the personal touch from UNITEK as they send a contact email after the purchase.

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  • robert f.
  • 6/27/2014 4:48:38 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggs

This review is from: UNITEK Y-3042 USB3.0 Super speed 4-Port Hub,with on/off power switch,5V/4A US Power Adapter

Pros: i underated this product.i gave it good reviews but it only showed 1 egg.my fault! it is a 5 egger.i did not have all my eggs in the basket! sorry unittek,i apologize for my error.this item works great and i hope this clarifies the 1 egger.again, sorry-lost track of my eggs

Cons: no cons-my apology

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  • Charles C.
  • 3/7/2014 5:07:03 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggs4 Port USB 3.0

This review is from: UNITEK Y-3042 USB3.0 Super speed 4-Port Hub,with on/off power switch,5V/4A US Power Adapter

Pros: Exactly as described, works flawlessly.

Cons: None

Other Thoughts: Unitek followed up with an email asking how everything was working. Great personal touch from a new company to take initiative like that.

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