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USB 3.0 ExpressCard/34 (discontinued 2014)
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Driver (2)
IDDownload TitleDownload LinkPost Date
521 USB 3.0 Driver and Firmware (Windows) DR / FW
569 USB 3.0 Driver (Mac) 1.0.9b1Feb-25-2013
Operating System Requirements: Mac OS X 10.6.8+
File Name: dskcd-usb3.0-109b1.dmg
File Size: 151.4 KB
Description: This software enables USB 3.0 transfer speeds with Sonnet's Allegro USB 3.0 PCIe (part number USB3M-E; discontinued) and USB 3.0 ExpressCard/34 (part number USB3-2PM-E34; discontinued Jund 2014) in computers running Mac OS X.

Release Notes:
This beta software version provides improved, more robust hot-plug support and various internal driver improvements. It adds UAS (USB attached SCSI) device support, as well as Large Transfer support. This version also fixes an issue that caused a wake from hibernate failure.

• Sonnet's original USB 3.0 cards, Allegro USB 3.0 PCIe (part number USB3-E) and USB 3.0 ExpressCard/34 (part number USB3-2P-E34), are NOT supported.
• USB 3.0 card firmware updates must be done from a Windows computer.

Firmware (0)
Manual (2)
IDDownload TitleDownload LinkPost Date
520 USB 3.0 ExpressCard/34 Quick Start Guide [English]Sep-25-12
File Name: usb_30_ec34_qsg.pdf
Document Version: QS-USB3-2P-E34-E-C-100711
File Size: 217.5 KB
Description: English quick start guide for using Sonnet's USB 3.0 ExpressCard/34 with compatible Mac and Windows notebook computers.
705 USB 3.0 ExpressCard/34 Quick Start Guide [Japanese]Sep-25-12
FAQ (12)
IDArticle TitlePost Date
524 Does the Sonnet USB 3.0 ExpressCard/34 support the Blackmagic Intensity Shuttle, Pocket UltraScope, and UltraStudio Pro?Aug-24-10
588 Does the Sonnet USB 3.0 ExpressCard/34 support bus-powered 2.5" USB 3.0 drives?Jul-11-13
625 The Sonnet Dio USB 3 Media reader does not properly come out of sleep when connected to the Sonnet USB 3.0 ExpressCard/34.Sep-25-12
636 Can I get additional USB 5V power by applying auxiliary 5V power to the plug on the card?Dec-23-11
637 Can I use the World Travel Power Adapter with a USB 3 ExpressCard/34?Dec-23-11
641 Why is my USB 3.0 card reporting a USB 2.0 connection to a USB 3.0 storage device?Jan-10-12
668 Does my Sonnet USB 3.0 card work with OS X 10.7.5?Sep-04-12
Yes, when you install the Sonnet USB 3.0 Driver (Mac) version 1.0.8 or later.
671 My UDMA7 CF cards are reading very slowly when I connect to Macintosh built-in USB 3 ports.Jul-20-12
681 Are Sonnet's USB 3.0 cards compatible with OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion)? Sep-04-12
Yes, when you install the Sonnet USB 3.0 Driver (Mac) version 1.0.8 or later.
732 Do the Sonnet Allegro USB 3.0 cards support Thumb Drives?Oct-24-13
756 Do the Sonnet USB 2.0 or USB 3.0 cards support the Apple SuperDrive?May-27-15
778 I have a 17" MacBook Pro 6,1 and my ExpressCard does not work after upgrading to Mavericks.Dec-30-13

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