StarTech.com introduces USB gigabit Ethernet adapters

StarTech.com has announced the release of its USB 3.0 Gigabit Ethernet Adapters, each equipped with additional USB pass-through ports that enable users to connect USB peripherals in place of the port required for connecting the adapters to the host computer.

The adapters support the full bandwidth of a Gigabit network connection based on Super Speed USB throughput. Ideally suited to Ultrabook and other laptop computers, the network adapters help users maximise their system expansion options for optimal system connectivity and capability.

Each of the adapters being release are: 1000BASE-T, 100BASE-TX and 10BASE-T compatible and offer Jumbo Frame, Checksum Offload and Large Send Offload support.