Sonnet Tango 3.0 PCIe USB 3.0/FireWire 800 Combo PCI Express Card

Sonnet Tango 3.0 PCIe USB 3.0/FireWire 800 Combo PCI Express Card

Sonnet Tango 3.0 PCIe USB 3.0/FireWire 800 Combo PCI Express Card

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Product Highlights

  • PCI Express 2.0 Interface
  • 2 x USB 3.0 Ports (up to 5 Gb/s)
  • 3 x FireWire 800 Ports (up to 800 Mb/s)
  • Provides 1A of Power to Devices
  • Supports up to 127 x USB 3.0 Devices
  • Supports up to 63 x FireWire 800 devices
  • USB 2.0 & FireWire 400 Compatible
  • Thunderbolt Compatible
  • Windows & Mac Compatible
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  • 1Description

Add USB 3.0 and FireWire 800 connections to your Mac Pro Tower or Desktop Windows PC with the Tango 3.0 PCIe USB 3.0/FireWire 800 Combo PCI Express Card from Sonnet Technologies. USB 3.0 ports can provide data transfer rates of up to 5 Gbps, enabling you to utilize the full performance potential of external storage drives and devices. Each USB port supports USB 3.0 hubs and provides 1A of power to connected devices, enabling you to forgo connecting power adapters for many bus-powered drives. The Tango 3.0 PCIe card's three external FireWire 800 ports can support up to 63 devices (data only), and can also provide 1A of power to connected devices. This PCIe card installs into one of your computer's PCI Express (PCIe) slots, and works with virtually all industry-standard USB 3.0, USB 2.0, FireWire 800, and FireWire 400 (with adapter) peripherals, and is Windows and Mac compatible.

USB 3.0 and FireWire 800 Ports
Add USB 3.0 and FireWire 800 ports to your Mac Pro with PCIe slots, Windows PC, or Thunderbolt-to-PCIe expansion chassis
Wide USB 3.0 Support & Compatibility
USB 3.0 ports support storage, hubs, and other USB 3.0 devices; compatible with USB 2.0 devices
Supports Hot-Swappable Device Connection
Plug in and disconnect peripherals without shutting off your computer
Powered Ports
Support bus-powered drives (1A per USB 3.0 port, 1A per FireWire port)
Optimized for Thunderbolt
Provides good performance over Thunderbolt
User Friendly Installation
Quick and easy user installation into any available PCIe slot of your computer
In the Box
Sonnet Tango 3.0 PCIe USB 3.0/FireWire 800 Combo PCI Express Card
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description
    Hardware
    Bus Interface 1 x PCI Express 2.0
    Number of Ports 2 x USB 3.0 (external)
    1 x USB 3.0 Dual Port connector (internal)
    3 x FireWire 800 (external)
    USB Support
    Standard USB Specification v. 3.0/2.0 compatible. Complies with xHCI (Extensible Host Controller Interface)
    Cables Supported External - USB 3.0 with Standard-A male connector, USB 2.0 with Standard-A male connector

    Internal - 20-pin male USB 3.0
    Peripherals Supported Industry standard USB 3.0 and 2.0 peripherals
    Chipset Fresco Logic
    Data Transfer Rate (max) USB 3.0 - 5 Gb/s
    Number of Devices Supported Up to 127
    Hot Plug Supports hot-pluggable and hot swappable device connections
    FireWire Support
    Standard IEEE 1394b compliant
    Cables Supported 9-pin male FireWire 800 cables
    Peripherals Supported Supports all industry standard FireWire 800 and FireWire 400 (with adapter) peripherals
    Data Transfer Rates 800/400/200/100 Mb/s
    Number of Devices Supported Up to 63 (data only)
    Hot Plug Supports hot-pluggable and hot swappable device connection
    Target Disk Mode Supported
    Chipset LSI
    Mac Compatibility Mac Pro (with PCIe slots)
    OS X Version 10.8.4+
    OS X Mavericks compatible
    PC Compatibility PC (with PCIe slots; PCIe 2.0 slots recommended)
    Windows 8, 7, Vista
    Thunderbolt Compatibility Any computer with a Thunderbolt port via Sonnet's Echo Express Thunderbolt-to-PCIe card expansion chassis or other qualified Thunderbolt expansion chassis
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    Package Weight 0.4 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 8.6 x 5.3 x 1.4"
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