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Satellite USB Windows System Compatibility

Important Windows Compatibility Notes

Incompatible Windows Systems

  • Computers that do not have USB 3 natively built in to the motherboard are not compatible with UAD-2 Satellite USB.
  • Using USB 3 adapters (such as PCIe-to-USB 3 adapter cards) are not compatible when used with USB 2 motherboards.
  • Motherboards and PCIe to USB 3 adapter cards that use USB 3 controller chips from the following manufacturers are are not recommended for use with UAD-2 Satellite USB:

Texas Instruments
Fresco Logic

  • Using Apple's Boot Camp to run Windows on Mac computers with UAD-2 Satellite USB and/or other UAD-2 devices is an untested configuration.


For information regarding tested PCIe to USB 3 adapter cards, click here



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