The HighPoint RocketU 1144A USB 3.0 - PCI Express 2.0 Host Controller is the perfect solution for high-performance desktops and workstations. It is suitable for high-speed external USB 3.0 SSD's and hard drives. It delivers transfer bandwidth up to 20Gb/s. Apart from being industry's first PCI-E x4 USB 3.0 SuperSpeed HBA, it has an external 4-port. Each dedicated USB 3.0 port delivers transfer speeds of 5Gb/s for a combined bandwidth up to 20Gb/s.
Dedicated 5Gb/s Per-Port
RocketU HBA's deliver true 5Gb/s per-port performance, and can support any USB drive on the market. Revolutionary USB 3.0 performance, dedicated 5Gb/s per-port transfer rates and a total bandwidth of 20Gb/s.
Quickly and Easily Upgrade your PC with True SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Storage
Add true SuperSpeed USB 3.0 storage to any PCI-E compatible PC. RocketU HBA's support USB drives of any generation, and can be easily installed into any free PCI-Express Gen 2.0/Gen 1.0 x4, x8 or x16 slot. Driver support is readily available for all major Microsoft Operating Systems including 32- and 64-bit versions of Windows 7, 2008 and Vista. xHCI compliant RocketU HBA's are natively supported by current Linux distributions.
The RocketU 1144A is the ideal upgrade for any Windows or Linux PC's, and is well suited for portable storage devices, external backup solutions, and high-speed SSD's for the ultimate gaming multi-media experience.
Uncompromised Performance for Every Generation of External USB Drive
RocketU HBA's support all generations of USB hard drives, SSD's and Enclosures. Dedicated 5Gb/s ports provide the throughput needed to support any type of drive, from today's fastest 6Gb/s SSD's to external RAID enclosures. RocketU HBA's will automatically recognize any external USB hard disk or SSD's that are pre-configured or already contain user data, and are fully compatible with USB 1.1, 2.0 and 3.0 hard drives, SSD's, multi-disk enclosures and docking bays.
Unlock the Performance Potential of USB Storage
Unlike conventional USB cards that are best used as simple device hubs, RocketU HBA's are uniquely suited for high-speed USB 3.0 storage configurations. With dedicated 5Gb/s per-port performances, also ideal for a variety of external storage configurations including multi-drive bays, RAID enclosures, and external SSD's.