Sonnet Tango 3.0 PCIe


  • Product Description

      USB 3.0/Firewire 800 Combo PCI Express Card

       Connect your favorite USB 3.0 peripherals and FireWire 800 gear to your computer.

      Key Features:     

        • USB 3.0 and FireWire 800 Ports—Add SuperSpeed USB 3.0 and FireWire 800 ports to your Mac Pro with PCIe slots, Windows PC, or Thunderbolt-to-PCIe expansion chassis
        • Wide USB 3.0 Support & Compatibility—USB 3.0 ports support storage, hubs, and other USB 3.0 devices; compatible with USB 2.0 devices
        • Supports Hot-Swappable Device Connection—Plug in and disconnect peripherals without shutting off your computer
        • Powered Ports—Support bus-powered drives (1.5A per USB 3.0 port, 1A per FireWire port)
        • Optimized for Thunderbolt—Provides maximum performance over Thunderbolt
        • Easy Installation—Quick and easy user installation into any available PCIe slot of your computer


        • Bus Interface: PCI Express 2.0 x 1
        • Number of Ports: USB 3.0 - 2 external; USB 3.0 Dual Port Connector - 1 internal; FireWire 800 - 3 external
                      Mac Compatibility:
                        • Mac Pro® (with PCI Express slots)
                        • OS® X 10.8.4+
                          PC Compatibility:     
                            • PC desktop (with PCIe slots; PCIe 2.0 slots recommended)
                            • Windows® 8, 7, Vista®
                              Thunderbolt Compatibility:     
                              • Any computer with a Thunderbolt port via Sonnet's Echo Express Thunderbolt-to-PCIe card expansion chassis or other qualified Thunderbolt expansion chassis
                              Technical Notes:     
                                • USB 3.0 devices require USB 3.0 cables to support USB 3.0 (SuperSpeed) transfer speeds. 
                                • Use of USB 2.0 cables between USB 3.0 devices and Tango 3.0 PCIe is supported, but data transfers are limited to USB 2.0 speeds.
                                • USB attached SCSI devices, such as the LaCie d2 USB 3.0 Thunderbolt Series under OS X 10.7+, not compatible with USB 3.0 duplicator stations, such as the Addonics Mini HDD Duplicatior Station.
                                  Package Includes:
                                  (1) Tango 3.0 USB 3.0/FireWire 800 Combo PCI Express Card
                                  (1) Quick Start guide
                                  *Specifications subject to change without notice.
                                  If you are unsure about product compatibility and specifications, do send us a message. 

                              • Product Details

                                • Variant: Default Title
                                • SKU: FW8USB3A-E
                                • Product Type: Accessories