USB

USB

Abbreviation for Universal Serial Bus: a standard for connection sockets on computers and other electronic equipment. Your home theater most likely has some sort of USB connector to it. USB connectors are used to apply different peripherals to your home theater system therefore expanding the capabilities. For example you might be able to plug your iphone. ipod or ipad into your home theater system via a USB connector.

Type-A

usb

Type-B

usb-typeB

Type Mini-A

usb-type-miniA

Type Mini-B

usb-type-miniB

Type Micro-A

usb-type-microA

Type Micro-B

usb-type-microB

USB

USB connectors have evolved to stay in pace with the latest technology and the different types manufacturers decide to implement into their designs.  The days of one universal plug for all of your devices are over. That is why so many USB adapters are available on the market today.

Published by

Amy Livians

Professional Reviewer of Home Theater Systems, components, and design.