The PEX1394A2V 2-Port PCI Express FireWire Card lets you add two FireWire 400 ports to your desktop PC. This TAA compliant product adheres to the requirements of the US Federal Trade Agreements Act (TAA), allowing government GSA Schedule purchases.
Add FireWire to the latest computers with PCI Express slots. Keep using your legacy devices that would not otherwise be compatible with new computers. This allows you to connect IEEE 1394A FireWire devices such as digital cameras, external hard drives, DV camcorders, printers and more
For broad compatibility, the PCIE firewire adapter is natively supported in Windows with no additional drivers required. The 2 port PCI Express 1394a Firewire Card comes equipped with a standard profile bracket and includes a low-profile/half-height bracket for installation in small form-factor computers. PCI Express to Firewire adapter is also compatible with macOS 10.10 through 10.13.
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PEX1394A2V2 is backed by a StarTech.com 2-year warranty and free, lifetime technical support.
The StarTech.com Advantage
- Built with a TI 1394 OHCI Compliant Host Controller - Includes low profile/half-height installation bracket - Two 6-pin FireWire 400 ports, each with transfer rates up to 400Mbps
The electrical or electronic product contains little or no Hazardous Substances (RoHS). Any RoHS compliant product is tested for the presence of Lead (Pb), Cadmium (Cd), Mercury (Hg), Hexavalent chromium (Hex-Cr), Polybrominated biphenyls (PBB), and Polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDE). PBB and PBDE are flame retardants used in several plastics. For Cadmium and Hexavalent chromium, there must be less than 0.01% of the substance by weight. For Lead, PBB, and PBDE, there must be no more than 0.1% of the material. Any RoHS compliant component must have 100 ppm or less of mercury and the mercury must not have been intentionally added to the component.
Ports & interfaces
FireWire 400 ports quantity
CE, FCC, REACH
Data transfer rate (max)
Plug and Play
Operating temperature (T-T)
0 - 70 °C
Storage temperature (T-T)
-20 - 80 °C
Windows operating systems supported
Windows 10,Windows 10 Education,Windows 10 Education x64,Windows 10 Enterprise,Windows 10 Enterprise x64,Windows 10 Home,Windows 10 Home x64,Windows 10 IOT Core,Windows 10 Pro,Windows 10 Pro x64,Windows 10 x64,Windows 2000,Windows 7,Windows 7 Enterprise,Windows 7 Enterprise x64,Windows 7 Home Basic,Windows 7 Home Basic x64,Windows 7 Home Premium,Windows 7 Home Premium x64,Windows 7 Professional,Windows 7 Professional x64,Windows 7 Starter,Windows 7 Starter x64,Windows 7 Ultimate,Windows 7 Ultimate x64,Windows 7 x64,Windows 8,Windows 8 Enterprise,Windows 8 Enterprise x64,Windows 8 Pro,Windows 8 Pro x64,Windows 8 x64,Windows 8.1,Windows 8.1 Enterprise,Windows 8.1 Enterprise x64,Windows 8.1 Pro,Windows 8.1 Pro x64,Windows 8.1 x64,Windows Vista,Windows Vista Business,Windows Vista Business x64,Windows Vista Enterprise,Windows Vista Enterprise x64,Windows Vista Home Basic,Windows Vista Home Basic x64,Windows Vista Home Premium,Windows Vista Home Premium x64,Windows Vista Ultimate,Windows Vista Ultimate x64,Windows Vista x64,Windows XP,Windows XP Home,Windows XP Home x64,Windows XP Professional,Windows XP Professional x64