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USB v/s Serial port

Last response: in Linux/Free BSD
September 22, 2009 11:49:01 AM

Why USB is faster than serial port even though the USB sends data serially ?

More about : usb serial port

September 22, 2009 5:55:27 PM

Serial dates back to 1969 ( standardized ) and is even older than that.

USB was introduced in 1996.

For starters there were 30+ years of technological innovation between them.
September 22, 2009 7:04:59 PM

I guess if you could make the UART you could in theory match it.