Product ID: ST1000SPEX
This PCI Express based Gigabit Ethernet Network Adapter Card offers a versatile solution that allows servers and desktop PCs to connect to a Gigabit network through a PCIe slot, providing full Gigabit bandwidth capacity with the dedicated bandwidth of the connected PCI Express bus to provide dependable connectivity.
Fully compliant with the 10/100/1000 Mbps IEEE 802.3 specification, this PCIe Gigabit NIC provides a maximum transfer speed of 1000Mbps (bidirectional - 2000Mbps total) - ensuring a high performance network connection. This adapter also offers 10/100/1000Mbps data rate auto-negotiation and full duplex operation that helps to optimize connection speeds and provide efficient performance.
The network adapter is compatible with Linux, Windows® 2000, XP, XP-64bit, Server 2003, Server 2003-64-bit, Vista, Vista-64, 7, 7-64bit operating systems and includes full-height and low profile screw-on brackets for installation in standard, small/micro form factor computer cases as well as 1U and 2U servers.
|Warranty Information||Warranty||2 Years|
|Connector(s)||1 - Connector Type(s)||PCI Express x1|
|1 - External Ports||RJ-45|
|Environmental||Operating Temperature||0 degrees Celcius to 50 degrees Celcius|
|Storage Temperature||20 degrees Celcius to 70 degrees Celcius|
|Interface||RJ45 (Gigabit Ethernet)|
|Bus Type||PCI Express|
|Card Type||Standard Profile (LP bracket incl.)|
|Chipset ID||Realtek - RTL8111DL|
|Indicators||2 - LED Indicators||100 Link/Active LED (Green) Gigabit Link/Active LED (Green)|
|Packaging Information||Package Length||17.5 cm [6.9 in]|
|Package Width||14 cm [5.5 in]|
|Package Height||30 mm [1.2 in]|
|Shipping (Package) Weight||122 g [4.3 oz]|
|Performance||Maximum Data Transfer Rate||1000 Mbps|
|Compatible Networks||10/100/1000 Mbps|
|Full Duplex Support||Yes|
|Physical Characteristics||Product Length||12 cm [4.7 in]|
|Product Width||21 mm [0.8 in]|
|Product Height||92.5 mm [3.6 in]|
|Weight of Product||40 g [1.4 oz]|
|Software||OS Compatibility||Windows® 8 / 8.1 (32/64bit), 7 (32/64), Vista(32/64), XP(32/64), 2000
Windows Server® 2012, 2008 R2, 2003(32/64)
Mac OS® 10.4 and up (Intel based - Tested up to 10.9)
|What's in the Box||1 - Included in Package||Gigabit Ethernet PCI Express Card|
|Low Profile Bracket|
You should not upgrade your device's firmware if you do not have any issues with the functionality of your device. The only time you should consider an upgrade is if you are experiencing a problem with the device, and you have confirmed that the firmware addresses this problem. You can confirm this is the case by reviewing the documentation included with the firmware or by consulting with our Technical Support team. Incorrectly upgrading firmware can result in diminished performance so it is best to contact StarTech.com if you would like to perform this operation.