Excerpt: I use it to transmit my images from my camera as soon as they are taken to my computer. The extra length of this cable gives me some flexibility on the placement of my camera in relation to my computer.
Excerpt: This cable is long enough, that I can set my laptop up with enough room so that images can be viewed easily. The cord is long enough, that I do not need to worry about tripping over it. The cost was a bit high, but it had the length I needed.
Excerpt: Quality USB cables can be had for under $5. $39 is way too expensive, regardless of construction quality. The transfer rates will not change as long as the cable is capable of the USB certification (2.0, 3.0, etc.).Buy it if you have money to burn, go to[*] or [*] for similar functioning $5 cable if you would rather put your money into the camera.