can i connect a hard drive with a usb 3.0 cable or only usb 2.0?

i have an external hard drive that i want to connect to my airport extreme. i have the option of a USB 2.0 cable or a USB 3.0 cable for faster transfers.

  • Asked by Alberto R from Austin
  • Apr 15, 2011
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QA AirPort Extreme Base Station

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  • Best Answer:

    No, you have no option, as the current Extreme has no USB 3.0 port.

    • Answered by Andrew H from Carmel
    • Apr 16, 2011