PCIe host adapters¶
XIMEA is providing several PCIe host adapters:
|Item P/N||Description||Manufacturer||Cable support|
|PEX4-G2-COP||PCIe Gen.2 x4 extender host adapter for copper cables||IOI||YES||NO|
|PEX4-G2-COP-X2||PCIe Gen.2 x4 extender host adapter for copper cables, 2 ports||IOI||YES||NO|
|PEX4-G2-FIB||PCIe Gen.2 x4 extender host adapter for fiber optics cables||Samtec||YES||YES|
|PEX8-G3-X1-DOL||PCIe Gen.3 x8 extender host adapter for copper and fiber optics cables||Dolphin||YES||YES|
|PEX8-G3-X2-OSS||PCIe Gen.3 x8 dual portextender host adapter for copper and fiber optics cables||One Stop System||YES||YES|
If you want to acquire some host adapters by yourself, here are some suggestions.
Please keep in mind that XIMEA does not guarantee functionality - listed products are just for information:
IOI Host Adapter:
Cost efficient and functional adapters:
OSS Host Adapters:
Samtec Host Adapter:
If you want to use Samtec Fiber Optic cable (up to 300m long) it is highly recommended to use it in conjunction with Samtec host adapter card.
We have tried other combinations and they don’t work due to the specific spread spectrum feature and sideband signals.
Please contact our Support for more information regarding PCIe host adapters.