DISCONTINUED:Twin Front Slot Universal PCI to PCMCIA Adapter

SKU: P423-1 Category:



  • 16-Bit PCMCIA Cards supported (Not CardBus).
  • 5V at 1Amp typ. with fault protection, per slot.
  • 3.3V at 1Amp typ. with fault protection, per slot.
  • Supports Type I, II and III card sizes.
  • Slots have ejector levers and LED activity indicators. Type III card only supported in upper slot (lower slot remains accessible). Slots have Low Voltage keying to allow 3.3V only cards.
  • Uses industry standard Texas Instruments 1420 controller chip, proven on all classes of processor, chipset and motherboard manufacturer. Yenta compliant, PCI2.2 compliant, PC99 compliant. Supports sleep and suspend modes. Intel 82365 compatible register set.
  • Comes with device drivers for Windows95(osr2+), 98, 98SE, Millennium Edition, NT4, 2000 and XP with support also for Linux as standard. DOS driver also available at extra cost.
  • Works with any 16-bit card type thanks to patented driver. Each slot functions independently and can have a different card voltage.
  • Perfect for Wireless LAN, Bluetooth, GPS, GSM, GPRS cards etc.
  • Also works with Compact Flash, Memory Stick, SmartMedia, MMC and SD cards using suitable adapter available separately.
  • NOTE: P-Series adapters generally will not work in a dual or multi-processor PC, whether or not a second CPU is installed. They DO work in a PC with a dual-core or quad-core CPU!
  • ALSO Available In Black: P423B


    • The P423 allows front access to two 16-bit compliant PCMCIA slots, allowing cards to be easily and conveniently swapped-on-demand. Each slot can operate with PCMCIA cards like WiFi / 802.11b Wireless LAN, Finger Print or Flash storage cards for digital cameras or media players.
    • The P423 is also ideal for using any of our range of Comms / or DAQ PC Cards on a desktop, where front access to the card and cable connection is required.

Program / Software Information

    • Comes with device drivers for MS-DOS, Windows95(osr2+), 98, 98SE, Millennium Edition, NT4, 2k, XP, Vista (32-bit only) with support also for Linux & MAC OSX as standard.
    • To download the driver software, visit:
    • http://www.elandigitalsystems.com/eng/drivers/pseries/index.php