Don't settle for a slower connection and less than maximum performance; get a Sonnet Allegro FireWire 800 PCIe adapter to take advantage of the extra speed FireWire 800 offers! Sonnet's Allegro FireWire 800 PCIe features the fastest PCI Express to FireWire 800 controller available, the Texas Instruments XIO2213A - combined with three full-bandwidth, independently powered 9-pin FireWire 800 ports, this card can easily satisfy the high-bandwidth demands of video and pro audio applications.
This card also powers bus-powered external drives and audio interfaces, so there is no need to connect an external power brick to them. Offering plug and play simplicity, this card works in any PCI Express (PCIe) slot, supports all FireWire 800 and FireWire 400 peripherals and features hot-pluggable and hot-swappable device connection with automatic device configuration.
|Bus Interface||PCI Express x1;
Works in PCI Express 1.1 or 2.0 slots
|Peripherals Supported||Supports all industry standard FireWire 800 and FireWire 400 peripherals.|
|Cables Supported||9-pin male FireWire 800 cables|
|FireWire: Number of Ports||3 external|
|FireWire: Standard||IEEE 1394b compliant|
|FireWire: Data Transfer Rate||800/400/200/100 Mbits/sec|
|FireWire: Number of Devices Supported||Up to 63 (data only)|
|FireWire: Hot Plug||Supports hot-pluggable and hot-swappable device connection|