Product ID: CB1394_2
This 2 Port CardBus 1394a Firewire PC Card Adapter lets you connect FireWire/i.LINK devices such as iPods, MP3 players, portable drives, digital camcorders and more to a laptop computer, through a CardBus port.
The CardBus FireWire adapter card includes a 3ft FireWire cable and supports hot-swapping, so you'll be able to plug, unplug, and swap your FireWire peripherals with ease.
Also included with the adapter card is a copy of ULEAD's VideoStudio SE Basic video editing software, making it easy to capture and edit video from your digital video camcorder.
Guaranteed to work with both PC and Mac laptops, the 2 Port CardBus 1394a FireWire card is backed by StarTech.com's lifetime warranty and FREE LIFETIME tech support.
|Connector(s)||1 - Connector Type(s)||PC Card (Type II, Cardbus)|
|2 - Connector Type(s)||FireWire 400 (6 pin, IEEE 1394a)|
|Interface||FireWire 400 (1394a)|
|Bus Type||CardBus (PCMCIA)|
|Industry Standards||IEEE 1394|
|Chipset ID||VIA/VLI - VT6307|
|Packaging Information||Package Length||8.3 in [21 cm]|
|Package Width||1.7 in [43 mm]|
|Package Height||5.7 in [14.6 cm]|
|Shipping (Package) Weight||8.1 oz [230 g]|
|Performance||Maximum Data Transfer Rate||400 Mbps|
|Power||Power Source||Not Included (not required for standard applications)|
|Software||OS Compatibility||Windows 98SE/ ME/ 2000/ XP (32/64-bit)/ Server 2003/ Server 2008 R2/ Vista (32/64-bit)/ 7 (32/64-bit) Mac OS 8.6 ~ 10.4 Linux|
|Special Notes / Requirements||System and Cable Requirements||32-bit CardBus Compatible PCMCIA Type II slot|
|What's in the Box||1 - Included in Package||2 Port CardBus FireWire card|
Add two PCMCIA/CardBus slots to a computer through a PCI expansion slot
When you troubleshoot issues with a FireWire controller card, there are some quick tests that you can complete to rule out potential problems. You can test to make sure that the following components are working correctly and are not the source of the issue:
To test your setup components, try the following:
When you test the FireWire device and controller card, it is recommended that you do the following:
Press the Windows key + R, type devmgmt.msc, and press Enter to open Device Manager. Check to see if your devices are listed under IEEE 1394 controllers.
If you do not see the FireWire controller card listed in Device Manager, refer to the following FAQ: https://www.startech.com/support/faqs/technical-support?topic=expansion-cards#pci-pcie-cannot-boot-os-or-detect-windows.