Solved USB ports on case front panel Tags: Cases Front Panel USB Components Last response: September 7, 2013 8:53 AM in Components Share momist September 7, 2013 8:38:52 AM I see lots of cases advertised with 2 x USB2 ports. Are these OK for USB3? Aren't they just a socket and a lead to connect to the MB header? More about : usb ports case front panel Best solution InvalidError September 7, 2013 8:43:41 AM USB3 has an extra set of electrical contacts deeper into the connector for its dedicated RX and TX pairs. To use USB3, you need USB3-specific cables and connectors. Share momist September 7, 2013 8:53:41 AM InvalidError said:USB3 has an extra set of electrical contacts deeper into the connector for its dedicated RX and TX pairs. To use USB3, you need USB3-specific cables and connectors. OK Thanks. So I need to find a case with USB3 , or install a separate USB3 panel in a cheaper case. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Corsair 600T case front panel USB port question Forum SolvedHow can I be sure that the USB3.0 front panel ports are actually USB3.0? Forum SolvedNZXT Phantom does not have front panel USB 3.0 ports and Asus Maximus VI Hero has inboard 3.0 USB header Forum SolvedMSI_Z77A-gd55 ports for front panel USB? Forum SolvedTIME SENSITIVE: Mobo has USB 3.0 non-internal but Case has USB 3.0 front panel & Mobo has Sata 3Gb/s but HDD is 6Gb/s Forum First Time build: slight burning smell and front panel USB 3.0 ports not working Forum Front panel USB ports not working Forum Can I replace front Panel USB ports? Forum Solvedhow would i install a front panel usb 3.0 into a case? Forum SolvedCorsair 500R Case USB 3.0 front panel connector broke? Forum Front panel usb ports? Forum Help needed..My front panel Audio ports and USB ports are not working... Forum My front panel audio and mic ports/USB 3.0 do not work. Forum USB 3.0 front panel ports. One works, other gives power, no USB Forum Front panel usb ports dead Forum SolvedI can't connect my case front panel USB 3.0 with my motherboard Forum SolvedIs there a cheap ATX Computer Case with USB 3.0 Ports on the front? Forum Front Panel USB 3.0 Ports AND SATA 6Gb/s Forum My Cooler Master Storm Scout Case\ Failure in Front Panel Jack Ports. Forum Front USB ports will not work at times with zalman Z11 plus case and a Asus P8Z77-V LX motherboard. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !