This USB 3.1 card lets you add one USB-Câ„¢ port and one USB-A port to your computer, through a PCI Express slot. It enables you to upgrade your current system by adding two USB 3.1 Gen 2 ports to your computer and giving you access to data transfer speeds up to 10Gbps per port.
Plus, by adding one USB-C and one USB-A port to your PC, you can easily connect legacy, modern, and future USB devices, regardless of the USB connector type.
Faster USB performance
By adding 10Gbps USB ports to your computer, you can harness the speed of USB 3.1 Gen 2 and rest assured youâ€™re ready for both current and future high-bandwidth USB-A and USB-C devices.
With higher data throughput support, this USB 3.1 PCIe card is a necessity for external drives, drive enclosures, and many other USB 3.1 peripherals. Plus, the USB card includes an optional SATA power connector to connect to your system power supply and deliver up to 900mA of power per port to USB 3.1 bus-powered devices (500mA for USB 2.0). The card is ideal for use with large external storage solutions.
Compatible with older USB devices
Connecting older peripherals isnâ€™t a problem. This versatile dual-port USB 3.1 card is backward compatible with legacy USB 3.0/2.0 devices that use the common USB Type-A port, so you can eliminate the added expense and aggravation of purchasing new devices. You can also connect older devices on the USB Type-Câ„¢ port using a variety of USB-C cables and adapters.
The USB 3.1 card is compatible with a broad range of WindowsÂ® and LinuxÂ® operating systems. Plus, the high-quality card includes both standard-profile and low-profile brackets, making it easy to install in full or small form-factor PCs and servers.
The PEXUSB311AC2 is backed by a StarTech.com 2-year warranty and free lifetime technical support.
StarTech.com Dual-Port USB 3.1 Card - 10Gbps per port - 1x USB-C, 1x USB-A - PCIe. Host interface: PCIe, Output interface: USB 3.1. Chipset: ASMedia - ASM2142, Data transfer rate (max): 10 Gbit/s. Colour of product: Black, Certification: CE, FCC. Windows operating systems supported: Windows 10 Education,Windows 10 Education x64,Windows 10 Enterprise,Windows 10 Enterprise..., Server operating systems supported: Windows Server 2008 R2,Windows Server 2012,Windows Server 2016. Width: 108 mm, Depth: 122 mm, Height: 21 mm