plug compatible


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plug compatible

Hardware that is designed to perform exactly like another vendor's product. A plug compatible CPU runs the same software as the CPU it is comparable to. A plug compatible peripheral works the same as the original device it replaces.
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The usual 40-conductor ATA cable cannot handle the higher speed and, because the cables are plug compatible, the system must determine the presence of the correct cable.
Lego components are plug compatible with each other, containing the connectivity framework as an integral feature of the component.
Inside this enclosure, the cables arc removed from the old cable sockets and plugged directly into the new panel's plug compatible wiring harness.
Each is plug compatible and offers features ranging from simple control to auto/manual, self-tune, ramp/soak, computer communications, and fuzzy logic.
ODU says its new connectors are completely plug compatible with standard receptacles, therefore changing to the Super Shortly is a plug-and-play operation.
From a programming and management perspective, SSDs often appear as nothing more than very high performance plug compatible replacements for conventional disk drives.