"Personally, I was a little skeptical of a 6X USB
recorder. However, USB is capable of handling data
intensive tasks by offering 12Mbs or 1.5MBs of
bandwidth, as well as low CPU utilization. With a
powerful laptop you could easily create a CD while
crunching some numbers in Excel. "
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