This CardBus PC Card to Ultra SCSI adapter provides 32-bit PCI performance and hot swap capability. Connect up to 7 SCSI devices at transfer speeds up to 20 MB per second. Ships with one 50-pin high-density cable and one 50-pin low-density cable
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Microsoft Windows 2000
Microsoft Windows 7
Microsoft Windows 95
Microsoft Windows 98
Microsoft Windows NT
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Microsoft Windows Vista

Product Documentation
User Guide for the APA-1480A (PDF 314 KB)
Install Guide for the APA-1480A (PDF 337 KB)
Supported Operating Systems
Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional
Microsoft Windows 95b
Microsoft Windows 95c
Microsoft Windows 98
Microsoft Windows 98 Second Edition
Microsoft Windows NT 4.0
Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition
System Environment
  Portable PC with CardBus Adapter ready PC Card Slot
  Up to 3 daisy-chained SCSI devices with a combined distance of up to 1.5 meters or up to 7 devices for fast SCSI

Bus System Interface Type

CardBus 32-bit PCI
External Connectors
25-pin connector attaches to 50-pin High-Density (included) or 50-pin Low-Density (included) devices
Internal Connectors
Data Transfer Rate
Ultra SCSI: Up to 20 MB/secFast SCSI: Up to 10MB/secHost/SCSI: Up to 132MB/sec
System Requirements
Windows 95 Rev B (OSR2), 98, Me, NT or 2000 Pro
Package Contents
  • SlimSCSI 1480 CardBus-to-Ultra SCSI Adapter
  • SlimSCSI User's Guide
  • 1 50-pin high-density cable (SCSI II)
  • 1 50-pin low-density cable (SCSI I)
  • EZ-SCSI® software
  • Driver for Windows 95, 98, and NT 4.0
5-year manufacturing and materials warranty


Adds Ultra SCSI performance to your CardBus Portable PC

Cable Options

50-pin High-Density (SCSI-2)
50-pin Low-Density Centronics connector

SCSI Data Format

8-bit with automatic parity generation

Board Dimensions

PC Card Type II

Power Consumption

.8 W active
.5 W standby