The Sonnet 2-Port USB 3.0 ExpressCard/34 Expansion Card (Mac & Windows) is based on the new USB 3.0 standard that offers up to 10 times the performance of the decade-old USB 2.0 interface. A single hard drive with a USB 3.0 interface is capable of transferring data up to 125 Mb/s, while solid state drives are capable of even faster transfers. You can install the Sonnet USB 3.0 ExpressCard/34 into your computer's ExpressCard slot to exploit the full performance potential of these fast drives.The Sonnet USB 3.0 Expansion Card works in ExpressCard/34 and ExpressCard/54 slots. Each of this card's ports supports bus-powered drive (not all bus-powered drives are power compliant) and hot-swappable storage connections.
- Simple way to add two SuperSpeed USB 3.0 ports to a MacBook Pro or PC notebook computer with ExpressCard slot
- Transfers data 10 times faster than USB 2.0 connections
- Supports hot-swappable device connection - plug in and disconnect peripherals without shutting off your computer
- Each powered ports support one USB 3.0 power-compliant (2.5W max) bus-powered drive