Easily and affordably add five external ports and three interfaces to your desktop computer with the LaCie USB 2.0 / FireWire 400 & 800 PCI Card Design by Sismo. This is the best way to get access to nearly all of your peripherals, whether they come with a USB or FireWire connection. Conveniently plug & play and driver-free, it's easy to install and use on your PC or Mac. The unique, exclusive design by Sismo comes with a dedicated gripping pad for electrostatic discharge protection. FireWire 800 boasts a fast maximum interface transfer rate of up to 800Mbits/s, making it ideal for speed demanding projects and USB 2.0 allows for a quick and easy connection to many peripherals such as external hard disks, CD/DVD drives, camcorders, digital cameras, scanners and more.