updated 12:25 pm EST, Tue December 9, 2003
FireWire 800 PC Card
today announced it will begin shipping in December its a FireWire 800 PCMCIA card, allowing users to add 3 seperate FireWire ports to their Mac or PC laptop: two external FireWire 800 ports and one FireWire 400 port. The bus-powered card can supply up to 18W of power per port using an included power adapter. LaCie's FireWire 800 PCMCIA Card only requires a single available 32-bit CardBus slot, while FireWire 800 functionality requires Mac OS 10.2.4 and higher. The $80 FireWire 800 CardBus PC ships with an 18W (12V-1.5A) AC-DC power adapter and a user manual.