If macs came with USB2 built in, more companies would drop the FireWire products, and it'd probably die a slow death. Remember, FireWire is Apple's own technology, and they have nothing to win on licensing USB2. FireWire is also faster, even though the USB2 theoretical peak is 80 Mbps above FireWire. FireWire 800, which is theoretically twice as fast as normal FireWire, will also of course be way faster than any USB standard Intel ever comes up with
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