This PCIe USB 3.1 Gen 2 card installs into an available PCI-Express slot on your computer and allows you to upgrade your existing system by adding two USB-C ™ ports (10Gbps).
Faster USB performance
Also known as USB 3.2 Gen 2×1, this USB 3.1 Gen 2 card adds two 10Gbps USB Type-C ™ ports to your computer.
As it uses an ASMedia ASM3142 chipset, this card takes full advantage of USB 3.1 Gen 2 technology. With higher data transmission performance, this PCIe USB 3.1 Gen 2 expansion card is a must-have for external hard drives and many other USB peripheral devices. 3.1 Gen 2, and includes an optional SATA power connector for more power consuming devices.
This card is backward compatible with USB 3.0 (5Gbps) and USB 2.0 (480Mbps) devices. The card works with newer models of USB-C devices, but compatibility with your existing USB-A peripheral devices is possible using inexpensive USB Type-C cables and adapters. See our accessories tab for details on compatible options.
The USB 3.1 card is compatible with Windows®, Linux® and macOS® operating systems. The card includes both standard and low-profile brackets, making it easy to install into small or full form factor computers or servers.
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Expand the USB capacity of your system with two USB-C ports or install the card as an essential hardware component of a new computer to be mounted
Upgrade a previous generation PCIe-equipped desktop from USB 3.0 / 2.0 to USB 3.1 Gen 2 (10Gbps) with Type C
Ideal for file backup, video editing, and data recovery using high-bandwidth USB 3.1 Gen 2 external storage solutions.