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Sonnet SON-FW800-E34 (SONFW800E34) FireWire 800 Pro ExpressCard/34 2 Ports

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Overview
High-Speed, High-Bandwidth Ports for Notebooks
Connecting FireWire 800 Pro ExpressCard/34 installed into MacBook Pro to an external device Sonnet’s FireWire 800 Pro ExpressCard/34 provides you the ability to connect the fastest FireWire® multimedia peripherals to your MacBook Pro or Windows notebook computer with an ExpressCard slot. Do you work with files stored on external hard drives? You may not be getting the maximum performance from them. Many drive enclosures include a FireWire 800 (1394b) interface, which provides up to twice the data transfer speeds and bandwidth of FireWire 400 (1394a), both critical attributes when working with multimedia applications. Don’t settle for a slower connection and less than maximum performance; get a Sonnet FireWire 800 Pro ExpressCard/34 adapter to add the FireWire 800 ports you need!

Sonnet's FireWire 800 Pro ExpressCard/34 features two 9-pin FireWire 800 ports to satisfy the high-bandwidth demands of video and pro audio applications. Offering plug and...
Summary
Accessory Type: Ports and Expansion
Included in box
  • FireWire 800 Pro ExpressCard/34 Computer Card
  • Documentation

About the Sonnet SON-FW800-E34

High-Speed, High-Bandwidth Ports for Notebooks
Connecting FireWire 800 Pro ExpressCard/34 installed into MacBook Pro to an external device Sonnet’s FireWire 800 Pro ExpressCard/34 provides you the ability to connect the fastest FireWire® multimedia peripherals to your MacBook Pro or Windows notebook computer with an ExpressCard slot. Do you work with files stored on external hard drives? You may not be getting the maximum performance from them. Many drive enclosures include a FireWire 800 (1394b) interface, which provides up to twice the data transfer speeds and bandwidth of FireWire 400 (1394a), both critical attributes when working with multimedia applications. Don’t settle for a slower connection and less than maximum performance; get a Sonnet FireWire 800 Pro ExpressCard/34 adapter to add the FireWire 800 ports you need!

Sonnet's FireWire 800 Pro ExpressCard/34 features two 9-pin FireWire 800 ports to satisfy the high-bandwidth demands of video and pro audio applications. Offering plug and play simplicity, this card works in ExpressCard/34 and ExpressCard/54 slots, supports all FireWire 800 and FireWire 400(2) peripherals, and features hot-pluggable and hot-swappable device connection with automatic device configuration.

Form FactorExpressCard/34 computer card
Bus InterfaceExpressCard/34
ChipsetTI
Peripherals SupportedSupports all industry standard FireWire 800 and FireWire 400(2) peripherals
Cables Supported9-pin male FireWire 800 cables
RoHS CompliantYes
FireWire Support
Number of Ports2 external
StandardIEEE 1394b compliant
Data Transfer Rate100/200/400/800 Mbits/sec
Number of Devices SupportedUp to 63 (data only)
Hot PlugSupports hot-pluggable and hot-swappable device connection
Bus PoweredBus-powered devices require power adapter (sold separately)
Mac CompatibilityMacbook® Pro (with an ExpressCard/34 slot)(3)
OS X® Version 10.5.8+
OS X Yosemite compatible
Windows CompatibilityPC notebook (with an ExpressCard slot)
Windows® 8, 7, Vista®, XP (SP2)(1)
1.Windows XP and Vista require installation of driver for FireWire 800 support.
2.FireWire 400 support through FireWire 800 ports requires FireWire 400-to-800 adapter or adapter cable.
3.Sonnet's FireWire 800 Pro (blue label) is compatible with all MacBook Pro models (with ExpressCard/34 slots). Sonnet's discontinued FireWire 800 ExpressCard/34 (orange label) is not compatible with 15" MacBook Pro, Model Identifier 2, 2; or 15"/17" MacBook Pro Model Identifier 4,1. Compatible with all other models. Check System Profiler (Apple Menu->About This Mac->More Info) for Model Identifier.
  • Simple way to add high-speed FireWire ports to any compatible notebook computer
  • Provides support for the fastest FireWire multimedia peripherals
  • Works in any ExpressCard slot
  • Plu-and-play simplicity
  • Supports hot-swappable device connection. Plug in and disconnect peripherals without shutting off your computer
  • Compatible with Sonnet's Echo ExpressCard/34 Thunderbolt Adapter
  • RoHS compliant
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