I have a 4 year old Dell Vostro 430 and I'm wondering whether I could fit a USB3 card in it. It has a Dell 0D735T motherboard. Don't think it helps the issue but It has an Core i7 processor & 12Gb of memory.
I'm just in the process of buying a 3Tb ext hd which is coming equipped with a USB3 connection. I believe USB3 is backward compatible so will run on my USB2 system with the right cable but it would be nice to use its full potential.
Thanks spuds. Hopefully from a PCI E slot it should give me USB3 performance. Looking at the card I'm buying it needs to be connected to a power cable. I have a spare power cable which is a has around 10 connectors on it. The card comes with adaptor cables which look as if they'll do the job. Wish me luck.
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