GIGABYTE has launched a new Vision brand 10GbE network adapter specially designed for creators. The card has a white heat sink and is based on one of Marvell’s latest 10GbE network controllers.
This GIGABYTE Vision 10G Network Card (GC-AQC113C) is a PCIe 3.0 x4 card, powered by Marvell AQtion AQC113C controller, with RJ45 connector, supports 100M, 1G, 2.5G, 5G and 10G speeds, using Cat6a/Cat7 cabling, up to 100 meters . The board is relatively small and equipped with a low-profile bracket, so the LAN adapter is compatible with various PC form factors.
The GC-AQC113C is not Gigabyte’s first 10GbE card, but it is the company’s first 10GbE adapter to use the Marvell AQtion AQC113C controller, which integrates MAC and PHY with Class I support.
The card comes with a 64-bit Windows 10 driver, and there is no news about supporting Linux and other operating systems. At the same time, Marvell provides Linux drivers for it. FastLinQ controller.
Gigabyte has not announced the pricing of the Gigabyte Vision 10G LAN Card (GC-AQC113C), but it is expected to be comparable to other 10GbE adapters.