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Set a New LAN Speed Record

Network congestion can slow you down. Speed things up with Sonnet's Presto™ Gigabit Pro PCI card. Just install this Ethernet card into a PCI slot of any compatible Mac or Windows computer, connect to a fast network, and watch your file transfer times improve dramatically.

Usage vignette for Presto Gigabit Pro

Just install this Ethernet card into a PCI slot of any compatible Mac or Windows computer, connect to a fast network, and watch your file transfer times improve dramatically.

Key Features

Simple way to add Gigabit Ethernet to any compatible computer

Easy installation

Full/half duplex

Dramatically increase file transfer times; enjoy data transfers of up to 1000 Mbps

Link aggregate with on board Gigabit Ethernet to achieve up to 2000 Mbps.

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Simple Installation

Sonnet's Simply Fast design philosophy makes this installation a breeze; you'll complete the process in a few simple steps. Even older models can take advantage of these speed enhancements. You'll be impressed by data transfers of up to 1000 Mbps—migrating your computer to Gigabit Ethernet has never been so easy.

Presto Gigabit Pro supports 9000 byte jumbo packet transfers (compared to 1500 byte standard packets) to support higher performance and reduced overhead loads when transferring large files. This Sonnet card also supports link aggregation with onboard Gigabit Ethernet ports and full duplex communication to achieve 2000, 3000, or higher Mbps transfer rates—the ideal solution for high-bandwidth video, audio, and storage requirements.

Part No.  
GE1000LA Presto Gigabit Pro
Hardware  
Warranty 1-year
Network Connectors One RJ-45 connector supports 1000Mbps, 100Mbps, 10Mbps network speed and Auto-MDI/MDI-X
Bus Interface PCI V2.2/2.1, 32-bit, 66/33 MHz
Standard IEEE 802.3ab 1000BaseT; IEEE 802.3u 100BaseT; IEEE 802.3 10BaseT
Network Gigabit Ethernet (1000BaseT, 100BaseTX, 10BaseT)
Network Power UTP x 1 (Auto-MDI/MDI-X)
IRQ Line Assigned by system
I/O Address Assigned by system
Transmission Rates 1000Mbps; 100Mbps; 10Mbps
Link Supports Link Aggregation
Packets Maximum packet size: 9000 bytes (Jumbo packets)
LEDs 1000Mbps Link/Activity; 100Mbps Link/Activity; 10Mbps Link/Activity

 

 

 

 

 

Mac Compatibility

Xserve® G5 & G4 (with PCI slots)

Mac OS X Server Version 10.4 and later

Power Mac® G5, G4, G3 Blue & White (with PCI slots)

Mac OS® X Version 10.4 and later

Windows Compatibility

PC (with PCI slot)

Windows® 8

Windows 7

Windows Vista

Windows XP

Specifications subject to change without notice.

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