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4 Port PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet NIC Network Adapter Card

Product ID: ST1000SPEX42

Add four Gigabit network interfaces to a Desktop PC or Server with an available PCI Express x4 slot

Features
  • Four independent 10/100/1000 RJ45 Ethernet ports

  • Jumbo Frame support up to 9k

  • Fully Compliant with IEEE 802.3 IEEE 802.3u and IEEE 802.3ab

More Features . . .
  • Support for IEEE 802.1Q VLAN tagging and IEEE 802.1P Layer 2 Priority Encoding

  • Crossover Detection & Auto-Correction (Auto MDIX)

  • Microsoft NDIS5 Checksum Offload (IP, TCP, UDP) and Large send Offload Support

  • On-chip 48KB Transmit/Receive Buffer

  • Wake-on-LAN and Remote Wake-up Support

  • Supports Full Duplex Flow Control (IEEE 802.3x)

  • Supports Pair Swap/Polarity/Skew Correction

  • PCI Express base specification 1.1 compliant

  • Supports PCI Message Signaled Interrupt (MSI)

  • Auto-sensing, self-configuring 10/100/1000 Mbps performance

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ID: ST1000SPEX42

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4-Port PCIe Gigabit Network Adapter Card (ST1000SPEX43)

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The ST1000SPEX42 4-port Ethernet Card is an IEEE 802.3/u/ab standards compliant PCIe network adapter, which adds connections to up to four separate high-speed Gigabit networks from a single desktop client, server or workstation.

Suitable for any PCI Express (x4) enabled computer, this Gigabit Ethernet Network Adapter Card offers a practical, cost-effective resource for business, corporate or government environments, with support for high performance 4-channel networking and maximum throughput up to 1000Mbps in each direction (2000 Mbps total) - up to ten times faster than 10/100 Ethernet.

Compatible with a broad range of operating systems, this versatile PCIe Gigabit NIC is suitable for many SMB and Enterprise applications such as virtualized environments that require multiple NICs (check your VM software for chipset compatibility).

The ST1000SPEX42 is backed by a StarTech.com 2-year hardware warranty and free lifetime technical support.

In the Media
“Quite impressive”

Average latency for the StarTech was quite impressive, as the card managed just under 1ms of latency throughout the entire test frame.

Bottom Line: 90% - Must Have


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The StarTech.com Advantage
  • Protect critical networked systems with four redundant, independent Gigabit Ethernet ports
  • Optimize network traffic with support for advanced features such as Jumbo Frames and VLAN tagging
  • Maximize your virtualized server’s networking efficiency with dedicated ports
  • Backed by a StarTech.com 2-year warranty and free lifetime technical support
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Compatible With

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Windows® 10 (32/64), 8 / 8.1 (32/64), 7 (32/64), Vista (32/64), XP (32/64), 2000
Windows Server® 2012, 2008 R2, 2003
Mac OS® 10.4 and up (Tested up to 10.10)
Linux 2.4.x and later (Tested up to 3.5)

Applications
  • Specially designed for desktop PC clients, servers, and workstations with few PCI Express slots available
  • Ideal for VM environments with multiple operating systems, requiring shared or dedicated NICs
  • Provide redundant connectivity to ensure an uninterrupted network connection
Product Numbers
Warranty Information
Warranty 2 Years
Hardware
Bus Type PCI Express
Card Type Standard Profile
Chipset ID Realtek RTL8111E, PLX PEX8608
Industry Standards Compliant with IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3u, IEEE 802.3ab
Interface RJ45 (Gigabit Ethernet)
Ports 4
Performance
Auto MDIX Yes
Buffer Size 48 KB
Compatible Networks 10/100/1000 Mbps
Full Duplex Support Yes
Maximum Data Transfer Rate 1000Mbps
Connector(s)
Connector Type(s) 1 - PCI Express x4 Male
External Ports 4 - RJ-45 Female
Software
OS Compatibility Windows® 10 (32/64), 8 / 8.1 (32/64), 7 (32/64), Vista (32/64), XP (32/64), 2000
Windows Server® 2012, 2008 R2, 2003
Mac OS® 10.4 and up (Tested up to 10.10)
Linux 2.4.x and later (Tested up to 3.5)
Special Notes / Requirements
System and Cable Requirements Available PCI Express x4 slot
Indicators
LED Indicators 4 - Green - Link LED
4 - Yellow - Activity LED
Power
Power Consumption PCIe: +3.3V @ 1A maximum
Environmental
Humidity 5~95% RH
Operating Temperature 0°C to 55°C (32°F to 131°F)
Storage Temperature -20°C to 85°C (-4°F to 185°F)
Physical Characteristics
Product Height 0.6 in [16 mm]
Product Length 5 in [128 mm]
Product Weight 3.5 oz [100 g]
Product Width 4 in [102 mm]
Packaging Information
Package Quantity 1
Shipping (Package) Weight 7.5 oz [212 g]
What's in the Box
Included in Package 1 - 4 Port PCI Express Network Card
1 - Driver CD
1 - Instruction Manual
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1 Port PCI Express 10/100 Ethernet Network Interface Adapter Card

Add a 10/100Mbps Ethernet port to a desktop computer through a PCI Express slot

$25.99

In stock:   USA: 771  |  Canada: 6

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Cat 6 Cables (2)

Cat6 Patch Cable (UTP) - ETL Verified (Black)
C6PATCH25BK

25 ft Cat 6 Black Molded RJ45 UTP Gigabit Cat6 Patch Cable - 25ft Patch Cord

Make Power-over-Ethernet-capable Gigabit network connections

$13.99

In stock:   USA: 393  |  Canada: 207

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Cat6 Patch Cable (UTP) - ETL Verified (Blue)
C6PATCH25BL

25 ft Cat 6 Blue Molded RJ45 UTP Gigabit Cat6 Patch Cable - 25ft Patch Cord

Make Power-over-Ethernet-capable Gigabit network connections

$13.99

In stock:   USA: 903  |  Canada: 391

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Cat 5e Cables (4)

Cat5e (UTP) Patch Cable - Black
M45PATCH10BK

10 ft Cat5e Black Molded RJ45 UTP Cat 5e Patch Cable - 10ft Patch Cord

Make Fast Ethernet network connections using this high quality Cat5e Cable, with Power-over-Ethernet capability

$7.99

In stock:   USA: 2  |  Canada: 142

We will transfer stock to fulfill your order at no extra cost. If the quantity shown for our US warehouse isn’t enough to fulfill your order, we will transfer the required stock from our Canadian warehouse.

Cat5e (UTP) Patch Cable - Black
M45PATCH25BK

25 ft Cat5e Black Molded RJ45 UTP Cat 5e Patch Cable - 25ft Patch Cord

Make Fast Ethernet network connections using this high quality Cat5e Cable, with Power-over-Ethernet capability

$9.99

In stock:   USA: 46  |  Canada: 0
Snagless Cat5e Patch Cable (UTP) - Blue
RJ45PATCH10

Cat5e Patch Cable with Snagless RJ45 Connectors - 10 ft, Blue

Make Fast Ethernet network connections using this high quality Cat5e Cable, with Power-over-Ethernet capability

$7.99

In stock:   USA: 2744  |  Canada: 1769

We will transfer stock to fulfill your order at no extra cost. If the quantity shown for our US warehouse isn’t enough to fulfill your order, we will transfer the required stock from our Canadian warehouse.

Snagless Cat5e Patch Cable (UTP) - Blue
RJ45PATCH25

25 ft Cat5e Blue Snagless RJ45 UTP Cat 5e Patch Cable - 25ft Patch Cord

Make Fast Ethernet network connections using this high quality Cat5e Cable, with Power-over-Ethernet capability

$9.99

In stock:   USA: 722  |  Canada: 238

We will transfer stock to fulfill your order at no extra cost. If the quantity shown for our US warehouse isn’t enough to fulfill your order, we will transfer the required stock from our Canadian warehouse.

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