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ASUS U3S6 2x USB3.0 2x SATA 6GB/S PCI-E4 Add On Card Reviews

ocman

It's Magic!

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Pros: 2 x USB 3.0 ports and 2 x SATA 6.0 ports in one card!

Cons: Potential bottleneck if all 4 ports are in use at the same.

I did miss buying the card in 2010... I got to buy a new one recently.   Partly due to ASUS' poor advertisement on its compatibility for the mobos.   Actually, this card works on ANY mobos that has either a PCIE x4, x8, or x16 slot.   My ASUS PRO Turbo only has two PCIE x16 slots... so I need to sacrifice the black one.   It's not exactly a bargain buy for me... but fair price.   I can now consider buying products with USB 3 or SATA 6 interface, and get close to expected speed.   Let's hope this card will last for years!   P.S.  This card interface is running at 5Gbps. Boot in time was around 18 seconds on a freshly installed Windows...
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