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Gigabit Speeds for Notebooks
There are no two ways about it; notebook computers are more powerful and full-featured than ever before. Fast, multi-core processors, high-capacity drives, and gorgeous displays—what’s not to like? Do you want even more from of your notebook? Sonnet has a networking solution to improve your notebook’s performance and take it up to desktop speed. Whether you want to add an additional Gigabit Ethernet port to your MacBook Pro® with an ExpressCard/34 slot, or if you need to upgrade to Gigabit Ethernet connectivity on your Windows notebook, get a Presto™ Gigabit Ethernet Pro ExpressCard/34—it can significantly improve data transfer speeds, especially when connecting to multiple servers and/or networks.
Sonnet’s Presto Gigabit Ethernet Pro ExpressCard/34 is compatible in MacBook Pro and Windows notebook computers with an ExpressCard/54 or ExpressCard/34 slot. This Sonnet card supports link aggregation with your Mac's onboard Gigabit Ethernet port and full duplex communication to achieve 2000 Mbps transfer rates—the ideal solution for high-bandwidth data transfer requirements. This Sonnet adapter also supports 9000 byte jumbo packet transfers (compared to 1500 byte standard packets) to support higher performance and reduced overhead when transferring large files.
This card is also compatible with any Mac® with a Thunderbolt™ port when used with Sonnet's Echo ExpressCard Pro Thunderbolt Adapter & SxS Media Reader.
Offering simple configuration, Presto Gigabit Ethernet Pro ExpressCard/34 is easy to use, and its support for 1000/100/10BaseT auto-negotiation and full/half duplex communication enable it to be used in most networks.
Provides Gigabit Ethernet Connectivity to Mac and PC notebooks with ExpressCard slots—Simple way to add or expand Gigabit Ethernet connectivity to any compatible computer
Simple Connection—Supports gigabit speeds on common CAT-5e cabling (no need for costly cable replacement)
Jumbo Packets Support—Supports jumbo packets (Mac and Windows)
Link Aggregation Support—Supports link aggregation with onboard Gigabit Ethernet ports
1000/100/10BaseT auto negotiation
Plug-and-Play Installation—Easy setup with Mac computers
Thunderbolt-compatible—Compatible with Sonnet's Echo ExpressCard Pro Thunderbolt Adapter & SxS Media Reader
Whether you want to add an additional Gigabit Ethernet port to your MacBook Pro, or if you need to upgrade to Gigabit Ethernet connectivity on your Windows notebook, get a Presto Gigabit Ethernet Pro ExpressCard/34—it can significantly improve data transfer speeds, especially when connecting to multiple servers and/or networks.
MacBook Pro (with ExpressCard/34 slot)
OS X® 10.7.5+
OS X El Capitan compatible
PC notebook (with ExpressCard slot)
Windows® 10, 8, 7, and Vista®