This is well made, and doesn't look as cheap as some off brand imports do. It has a sturdy usb cord that looks like it will hold up well with time. I leave mine on all the time (powering three separate devices) and it works great.
The Ultra Mini USB 2.0 4-port hub is the travel hub for at home or on the road. It allows you to connect 4 USB devices such as mice, digital cameras and memory drives to your notebook simultaneously. It has a transfer rate of 480 Mbps, plug and play capabilities and does not require an AC adapter. Compact, affordable and easy to use, this hub is perfect for the traveler on the go who doesn''t want to sacrifice the convenience of external peripherals.