LaCie has a fast, easy-to-install solution if you want to upgrade your laptop or notebook for use with USB 3.0 peripherals: their USB 3.0 ExpressCard/34. This adapter features two USB 3.0 ports and fits into an available ExpressCard/34 slot in your laptop or notebook. With this upgrade, you will be able to transfer data at up to 5 Gbps when using this ExpressCard/34 with USB 3.0 devices. Each of these ports is backwards compatible with devices that have USB 2.0 ports as well. If you're looking to upgrade your Windows or Mac* laptop with two exceedingly fast USB 3.0 ports in a tidy, easy-to-install setup, check out this product from LaCie.
Note: To operate this card with your Mac laptop, you will need a compatible Mac Pro, a LaCie USB 3.0 driver, as well as a LaCie USB 3.0 storage device. Please consult the LaCie website for information on which Mac laptops are compatible.
- Adds two USB 3.0 ports to your computer
- Experience data transfer rates at up to 5 Gbps with USB 3.0 devices
- NEC components for the highest level of performance and compatibility
- Backwards compatible with USB 2.0 devices
- Compatible with Windows XP, Vista, 7 laptops and select Mac laptops