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USB 2.0 & Firewire 4 Port PCMCIA Laptop Card

Code: A85FA

USB 2.0 & Firewire 4 Port PCMCIA Laptop Card is rated 4.5 out of 5 by 2.
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  • 2 USB 2.0 ports and two Firewire ports
  • Compliant with IEEE 1394a Specification, Data Transfer 100/200/400 Mbps
  • No driver required using Windows ME/2000/XP
  • Supplied with USB power cable
  • Supports PC & MAC
  • Limited stock may be available in some stores. Call us on 0844 557 6000 to check

Product details

USB 2.0 & Firewire 4 Port PCMCIA Laptop Card

• 2 USB 2.0 ports and two Firewire ports• Compliant with IEEE 1394a Specification, Data Transfer 100/200/400 Mbps• No driver required using Windows ME/2000/XP• Supplied with USB power cable• Supports PC & MAC

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Brilliant rescue package for laptop with both its USB ports U/S. Laptop now fully functional again with the two USB ports on this excellent PCMCIA laptop card. I have not yet made use of IEEE 1394a ports.
Date published: 2012-04-24
Rated 4 out of 5 by from The laptop card was an excellent quick and cost effective solution to repairing a good laptop with all USB ports faulty.
Date published: 2011-12-27
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I have a Lenovo G780, Windows 10, can I add firewire, for my cannon video camera to work

Asked by: George
Unfortunately this would not be possible as there is no CardBus or ExpressCard support on that laptop model.
Answered by: Gareth
Date published: 2017-03-22

Will this card work in a laptop running Windows 10?

Asked by: Jr88
i am afraid not.
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2016-02-27

Does this support windows 98 ?
Asked by: Neil Davis
This product does not support Win 98
Answered by: DM
Date published: 2015-07-17

is the software on a cd or a floppy disk
Asked by: N/A
Supplied on a CD.
Answered by: LC
Date published: 2015-07-17

Does this unit provide the same power a standard USB2 port? If I wanted to connect a USB2 Portable drive, would the unit provide enough power?
Asked by: Kris
Yes beacuse the unit can either take additional power from a mains adapter or one of the existing usb ports.
Answered by: LC
Date published: 2015-07-17

I have a PCMCIA Card that I used with my desktop, can this item be used link the PCMCIA Card I already have with my laptop which has no slot for the PCMCIA through a usb
Asked by: sob
No sorry this product does not support that.
Answered by: DH
Date published: 2015-07-17

My laptop does not currently have usb2. If I use this adaptor can I use usb devices at usb2 transfer speed?
Asked by: Michael breakey
Yes the product does support that.
Answered by: LC
Date published: 2015-07-17

can this card fit in my laptop and transfer dv video to windows movie maker for editing
Asked by: phil
Providing your laptop meets the Minimum Requirements the card will enable you to capture video in Windows Movie Maker.
Answered by: PW
Date published: 2015-07-17
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Bulk Prices

Item code Item name Quantity Price
A85FA USB 2.0 & Firewire 4 Port PCMCIA Laptop Card (1+) £11.99

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