Product Introduction
Dolphin Item #:  FASTPCI-3209
Description:  ATA133 IDE RAID Controller

Add reliable high-performance Ultra ATA-133 2 Channels / 4 Devices with  RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 0+1 in your PC system. This controller supports all types of ATAPI, ATA/133, ATA/100, ATA/66, ATA/33, EIDE, IDE storage devices and HDDs larger than 137GB!

This PCI Host Adapter upgrades your desktop computer with Ultra ATA-133 RAID dual Channels for 4 connections of ATA/ATAPI devices. It can support both Low profile PCI and regular size PCI brackets for maximum chassis fittings. The card provides 32bit, 33/66 MHz PCI interface and fully compliant Ultra ATA-133 channels that can access all Ultra ATA (include ATAPI, ATA/133, ATA/100, ATA/66, ATA/33, EIDE and IDE) storage devices such as HDD, CD-ROM, CD-RW and DVD-ROM. RAID 0 (Striping), RAID 1 (Mirroring) and RAID 0+1 (mirror+stripping) improve data usabilityand provides the data redundancy for simple data backup. 

With 2 ATA133 high density cables included, get ready to enhance the speed and functionality of your storage peripherals!

Date Introduced:  06/01/2003 Safety Approvals:  FCC, CE
Minimum Qty:  Contact Dolphin Warranty:  5 years
Lead Time:  Contact Dolphin Pricing:  Contact Dolphin
Product Photos/ Features
  • Supports two independent Ultra ATA-133 IDE channel connections
  • Utilizes Silicon Image 0680 Chipset Solution
  • Features one 256-byte FIFO (32-bit x 64 deep) per IDE channel for host reads and writes
  • Includes legacy keyboard and PS/2 mouse support
  • Transfer rate of up to 133 M/bs
  • DMA Bus Master
  • Includes two IDE 80 conductor/40 pin cables
  • Provides 2 Brackets to Support Low profile PCI and Regular size PCI slots 
  • 48 bits LBA can Break Capacity-Limit to Support HDD larger than 137GB 
  • Provides RAID 0 (Stripping) to greatly increase the performance of data transfer by simultaneously writing data to 2 drives 
  • Provides RAID 1 (Mirroring) to protect the data from a disk failure by writing identical data on 2 drives 
  • RAID 0+1 (Mirrored-Stripping) combine both Striping and Mirroring technologies to provide both the performance enhancements that come from Striping and the data availability and integrity that comes from Mirroring 
  • Supports full speed burst transfers on the ATA bus 
  • Supports software-controlled ATA bus tri-state 
  • Supports device specific timing registers 
  • Supports device read-ahead and write-ahead capability under Virtual DMA 
  • Features ATA to PCI interrupt masking 
  • Features command buffering from the PCI to ATA 
  • Features Virtual DMA: Bus master transfer on the PCI bus and PIO transfer on the ATA bus 
  • Features Watch Dog Timer for fault resiliency 
  • Compliant with PCI Specification, revision 2.2 
  • Integrated PCI DMA engines 
  • 32 bit, 33/66MHz fully compliant PCI host interface 
Technical Information

System Requirements:

  • IBM PC AT Compatible Computer
Operating System Support:
  • MS-DOS
  • Windows 95/98
  • Windows NT
  • Windows 2000
  • Windows XP
  • Linux
  • IBM compatible PC with a 486DX-66 or faster CPU (Pentium processor recommended)
  • 16 Megabytes of RAM (24 Megabytes recommended
Packaging Information
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 Dolphin Peripherals retail packaging currently available. For OEM Retail packaging with a different client logo, a 1000 piece minimum order is required.  Bulk packaging provides VARs the most cost-efficient shipping method, especially suited for build-to-order system solution providers. Plain 'White Box' packaging provides the best door-to-door, low-cost shipping solution. This method is best suited for mail-order/direct-ship clients.
Shipping Info., Weights and Measurements

 White Box Quantity:
 White Box - Dimensions & Weights
  Individual Unit:



 6.5" x 5.75" x 2" in

 15.5 x 13.9 x 5 cm
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 Inner White carton for 20 pcs:

 13.5"W x 11.5"L x 11"H in

 34.3 x 29.3 x 29 cm
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 Outer Brown box for 80 pcs:

 14"W x 24"L x 22.5"H in

 35.6 x 61 x 57.2 cm

12.8 Kg. (Net) 14.3 Kg. (Gross)
 OEM Box Quantity:  OEM Bulk* Box - Dimensions & Weights
 Carton for 100 pcs:



 30"W x 27"L x 7.7"H in

 76.5 x 69 x 19.5 cm
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* Anti-Static Bags, 10 drivers (when applicable), 10 manuals per 100 units

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