3 votes

Why do computers not use USB for loudspeakers and headphones?

For many years, I have been frustrated by how flimsy the audio cables from my headphones and loudspeakers are. They don't use USB, but some sort of analogue audio standard plug. I can't tell you how ...
motosubatsu's user avatar
2 votes

Why do computers not use USB for loudspeakers and headphones?

Modern soundcards have optical audio out in addition to the historic 3.5mm audio jacks. There are also desktop speakers that support optical as an input, for example the Logitech Z625 Powerful THX ...
Quanah Gibson-Mount's user avatar

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