Excerpt: Installed this USB 3.0 card to speed up my monthly back up of my pc - about 88 gig on C drive - to a Western Digital external hard drive. It cut my upload time from about 50 minutes on USB 2 to about 28 minutes .
Excerpt: After having trouble with two other usb3 pcie cards (including the western digital one) this one works perfectly. I have windows 7 32 bit with a five year old old MSI motherboard that apparently is tricky to get the PCIE interface to work ok.
Excerpt: I installed this card on my PC, running Windows XP, so I would have a USB 3.0 port to use the Lexar Professional USB 3.0 Dual-slot UDMA 7 CF/SD card reader. Instead of using my Canon 7D to upload my photos (usually 16GB+ at a time), I use a 3.0 card reader and have cut the upload time in half (at...
Excerpt: This is my first experience with USB 3.0, and i am amazed at the increased speed downloading NEF files from my new Nikon D800. The 36GB sensor in the camera creates huge files, but the IOGear card gobbles them almost instantly.
Excerpt: Installed in a Dell XPS 8300. Win7 64Bit OS. I also used a SATA II power "Y" splitter cable to add an additional SATA II power connection, to which I added a SATA II to 4 pin Molex cable and connected it right up to the Molex power interface on the card.