Transcend has launched in India a two-port Transcend PNU3 USB 3.0 ExpressCard Adapter, an easy-to-install add-in card that allows users to enhance their notebook and laptops with ExpressCard slots upgrade with blazing fast USB 3.0 technology.
If you don’t want to buy a new laptop for the sole purpose of adding USB 3.0 functionality, Transcend’s PNU3 USB 3.0 ExpressCard Adapter seems to be a perfect solution. It allows users to add USB 3.0 ports functionality to their existing laptop / notebook PC.
With an ExpressCard/34 interface that works in virtually all current notebook computers, this easy-to-install Transcend USB 3.0 ExpressCard Adapter card makes upgrading to USB 3.0 easier than ever before.
Transcend PNU3 USB 3.0 ExpressCard Adapter card is a highly cost-effective solution for connecting to and taking advantage of USB 3.0-compatible peripherals.
The card’s ExpressCard/34 interface is compatible with virtually all current notebook computers, and offers unrestricted two-way communication between notebook PCs and the latest generation of USB devices.
The Transcend PNU3 USB 3.0 ExpressCard Adapter card offers two SuperSpeed USB 3.0 ports offering bandwidth up to 5Gbits per second, ideal for use with new USB 3.0 external storage devices.
Besides its quick and easy installation, the card enables speed enthusiasts to experience data transfer rates up to ten times faster than USB 2.0 with optimized power efficiency.
Thanks to its backwards compatibility with USB 2.0 and USB 1.1, users can rest assured that their older devices for USB 2.0/1.1 ports will still work with the new USB 3.0 interface.
Key Features of Transcend PNU3 ExpressCard Adapter
- Adds USB 3.0 ports to any laptop computer with an ExpressCard/34 slot
- Connection bandwidth up to 5Gbits per second (in USB 3.0 mode)
- Backwards compatible with USB 2.0 and USB 1.1 devices
- Efficient power management to help save battery life
- Unrestricted simultaneous two-way data transfer
- Supports Plug and Play and hot swapping
- Two SuperSpeed USB 3.0 ports
- xHCI compliant
- ExpressCard/34 Interface
- Two USB 3.0 Ports (supports USB 1.1 / 2.0)
- Up to 5Gbits per second Connection Bandwidth
- Windows 7, Vista, XP Compatible
- Dim – 116mm (L) × 40mm (W) × 14mm (H)
- Weight – 30 gms
Transcend had also recently launched its newest PCI Express USB 3.0 Expansion Card that includes two high-speed USB 3.0 and backwards compatibility with USB 2.0 and USB 1.1, allowing users support their older devices work with the new PCIe interface.
Price and Availability
Transcend’s PNU3 USB 3.0 ExpressCard Adapter is fully compatible with Windows 7, and is available across India for Rs. 1,900 with Transcend’s 2-year warranty from Supertron.