Fully compliant with one-lane (x1) PCI Express 2.0 specifications
Two (2) external 5Gbps SuperSpeed USB 3.0 ports
USB 3.0 complies with Intel eXtensible Host Controller Interface (xHCI)
Up to 5Gbps maximum transfer rate
SuperSpeed USB 3.0 offers 10 times performance increase over Hi-Speed USB 2.0
Up to 5Gbps maximum transfer rate
SuperSpeed USB 3.0 is backwards compatible with USB 1.0/1.1/2.0 devices (data transfer rate at 1.5/12/480Mbps)
SuperSpeed USB 3.0 is fully compatible with original USB system, peripherals and cables
Built-in with 15-pin SATA power connector for added power source to better support power hungry bus-powered devices
Ideal connection for digital cameras, scanners, printers, external CD/DVD/Blu-Ray writers, hard disk drives, flash memory drives and etc
Fully Plug-N-Play and Hot Swap compatible
Supports Windows XP/Server 2003/Vista/Server 2008/Windows 7/Windows 8
**To achieve the maximum throughput, the PCI-Express slot must be version 2.0 or higher. Performance per port may decrease if both ports are transferring data simultaneously due to limited throughput of the PCI-Express slot. Please visit following web page for more information of PCI-Express v1.0 and 2.0. Click here


Power Input: 15-pin SATA power connector
Output Voltage per Port: DC +5V
Output Current per Port: 900mA (max)
Operating Temperature: 0 ~ 40 C


PC with 512 MB of RAM and 1GHz or faster processor
One (1) available PCI Express slot
Windows? XP/Server 2003/Vista/Server 2008/Windows 7/Windows 8
To meet USB 3.0 transfer speed, high quality USB 3.0 cables and devices are required
Supports both 32-bit & 64-bit OSes
Make sure the power is well connected, otherwise you will see a "Power Surge on Hub Port" message error and no 5V bus power in USB ports


Order Number# IO-PEU230
UPC Barcode# 652795010322


One (1) PCI Express card
One (1) low-profile bracket
Software drivers CD
User manual
Software & Drivers:
Windows XP/Server 2003/Vista/Server 2008/ Windows 7 (32bit & 64bit):

Click to see Question & Answer FAQ

Click to download Datasheet (PDF)