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What is the difference between connecting a computer to a DSL modem via Ethernet and connecting a computer to a DSL modem via USB?

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Depending on your network card (10, 100, or 1000) and the version of your usb (1.1 or 2.0) the difference is in the speed capable. A gigabit ethernet card is faster than usb 2.0, and typically more stable.
Here are some difference between the two:

Ethernet vs USB
Wired Wireless
No USB port used USB port used
Cheaper More expensive

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