USB hub or normal RJ45?

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USB hub or normal RJ45?

Postby filecore » Tue Jul 27, 2004 2:58 am

Which is better for making a home LAN, or is there no real difference?
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Postby Hardware Junkie » Tue Jul 27, 2004 1:45 pm

RJ45 hub is more reliable. It also can go further differences.
USB specs can't go 15ft without having a repeater, where as ethernet is up to 300ft
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