Adaptec FireConnect Plus kit provides FireWire/1394 connectivity for PC and Macintosh desktop PCs. It includes a 3 port FireWire PCI Card adapter (AFW-4300) and FireWire cable, for easy plug-and-play to 1394 devices such as hard drives, CD-RWs and DV camcorders. The card provides high speed data transmission for digital video and connects up to 62 external FireWire devices. Also includes Sonic MyDVD 3 software and Video Editing software for Windows, which allow you to capture and edit your video clips, then burn and share in DVD and Video CD formats on CD or DVD-Recordable drives. It is backed by Adaptec's world class reliability and support.
No drivers are currently available for this product from Adaptec. There are a few possible reasons for this:
- The product is supported by embedded drivers that are available in the supported operating systems.
- The product is supported by drivers that are embedded in the product.
- The product was recently introduced and there are no new drivers available.
Microsoft Windows 98 Second Edition
Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition
Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional
Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
Microsoft Windows XP Home
Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Macintosh OS 9.1
Macintosh OS 9.2.x
Mac OS X 10.1.x
Mac OS X 10.2.x
Mac OS X 10.3.x
Mac OS X 10.1.x Server
Mac OS X 10.2.x Server
Mac OS X 10.3.x Server
Number of devices
Up to 62 Devices can be up to 15 ft. apart.
Bus System Interface Type
3 external 6-pin ports
Data Transfer Rate
Up to 50 MB/sec
350MHz or faster processor
Available PCI slot
128 MB of RAM
Microsoft® Windows 98SE, Windows Me,Windows 2000, or Windows XP operating system
Video Editing & DVD Creation Requirements (PC only):
DV camcorder equipped with FireWire/1394/i.Link interface
Output: CD-RW or DVD-R drive
250 MB disk space for program files
2.1 GB free disk space for 10 min of digital video
24-bit color depth and 1024x768 resolution
Macintosh® The FireConnect 4300 PCI card adapter can also be used in PCI-equipped Macintosh computers with the following specifications: