USB Guide: Versions, Connections & Standards

As the name suggests, the Universal Serial Port or USB is a widely used standard implemented in a wide variety of hardware devices. In this piece, we’re discussing USB versions, connectors and standards from USB 1.0 to USB 4 – which is expected to land later this year, or, more likely, early in 2021. Origins [...]

March 30th, 2020|

Factory closures due to the Coronavirus

As the worldwide media continues to chart the course of the Coronavirus across China, we are all concerned about those who have contracted it and also the possible path the virus could take next. In an effort to prevent the virus from spreading further, many factories, including ours which is based in Shenzhen, have [...]

February 12th, 2020|

How Many Times Can I Reuse My USB Flash Drive?

It’s a question, we’re often asked here, at USB Makers, “how many times can I reuse my USB flash drive?” USB drives are designed to be robust, resilient and incredibly powerful, which means they are more than capable of offering many years of loyal service, so long as you look after them properly. At [...]

February 5th, 2020|

How Does a Flash Drive Works and What’s Inside It?

USB drives are relatively simple devices on the outside; compact and easy to operate, which is why it’s so easy to forget that under the surface, they are packed with complex circuitry. In this piece, we’re going to explore how a USB flash drive is made and what internal components are used to operate [...]

December 12th, 2019|

China is closing for the New Year – but we’re still open!

on Thursday, 15 February 2018. Chinese New Year is one of the biggest events in the Chinese Calendar. The two-week global holiday is a time for families to reunite, clean away any bad fortune for the year ahead and most of all to enjoy the festivities. But more importantly for us at USB Makers, [...]

February 15th, 2018|