Hardware Compatibility List for Microsoft Windows CE 3.0

Windows CE 3.0

Microsoft Corporation

January 2001

Summary: This hardware compatibility list provides a representative list of hardware peripherals that are compatible with the Microsoft Windows CE operating system. (14 printed pages)

Contents

Introduction
Hardware Compatibility List for Windows CE Version 3.0
Hardware Compatibility List for Microsoft Windows CE Version 2.11

Introduction

This hardware compatibility list provides a representative list of hardware peripherals that are compatible with the Microsoft® Windows® CE operating system. Microsoft has validated the compatibility of the hardware peripherals on an x86-based Windows CE hardware reference platform. This page does not guarantee the hardware compatibility for targeted Windows CE products such as Pocket PC. If you have questions about hardware compatibility for a targeted Windows CE product, see the Microsoft Windows CE Web site.

This list is divided into two sections:

Hardware Compatibility List for Windows CE Version 3.0

Storage Devices

Category Company
name
Product/
Model name
Comments URL
Advanced Technology Attachment (ATA) flash memory Hitachi PC Card   http://www.hitachi.com
ATA flash memory Kingston PC Card   http://www.kingston.com
ATA flash memory MagicRam Turbo PC Card   http://www.magicram.com
ATA flash memory New Media PC Card CF Card http://www.newmediatechcorp.com
ATA flash memory SanDisk PC Card   http://www.sandisk.com
ATA flash memory Simple Technology CF Card CF Card http://www.simpletech.com
ATA flash memory Verbatim PC Card   http://www.verbatim.com
Hard disk Callunacard 512 MB hard disk PC Card Type III PC Card http://www.calluna.com
Hard disk MagicRam 260 MB hard disk PC Card   http://www.magicram.com
Linear flash memory Intel Series 200 Strata MiniCard CF Card http://www.intel.com
Linear flash memory M-Systems FlashLite PC Card   http://www.m-sys.com
Linear flash memory M-Systems DiskOnChip   http://www.m-sys.com
Static RAM (SRAM) Simple Technology 6 MB flash memory PC Card CF Card http://www.simpletech.com

Networking Devices

Category Company
name
Product/
Model name
Comments URL
Network interface card (NIC)/Ethernet Kingston KNE20T/20BT 10BASE-T/10BASE-2 NE2000-compatible, ISA card http://www.kingston.com
NIC/Ethernet Kingston KNE30T/30BT 10BASE-T/10BASE-2 NE2000-compatible, PCI card http://www.kingston.com
NIC/Ethernet Linksys LNE2000 NE2000-compatible, ISA card http://www.linksys.com
NIC/Ethernet Socket Comm LowPower Ethernet LP-E NE2000-compatible, PCI card http://www.socketcom.com
NIC/Ethernet Proxim RangeLAN2 PC Card http://www.proxim.com
NIC/Ethernet Xircom Performance Series IIps Ethernet Adapter PC Card http://www.xircom.com

Modem Devices

Category Company
name
Product/
Model name
Comments URL
Modem/Analog 3Comm U.S. Robotics-Courier Model no: 3CXM756 PC Card http://www.3com.com
Modem/Analog 3Comm U.S. Robotics-Courier External V-Everything 56 K Serial http://www.3com.com
Modem/Analog 3Comm U.S. Robotics-Courier External 56 K modem Serial http://www.3com.com
Modem/Analog Megahertz/USR XJ4288 CF Card http://www.megahertz.com
Modem/Analog Motorola MobileSurfer 56 K CF Card http://www.motorola.com
Modem/Analog Pretec Compact modem 56 K CF Card http://www.pretec.com
Modem/Analog Xircom CreditCard modem 33.6 K CF Card http://www.xircom.com
Modem/Analog Xircom Model no: CM-56 PC Card http://www.xircom.com

Video Devices

Category Company
name
Product/
Model name
Comments URL
Display/Video IGS/Tvia CyberPro 5050 640x480x16 http://www.tvia.com
Display/Video ATI Rage XL (Victoria PCI) RAGE XL-compatible chipset
640x480 and 800x600
http://www.ati.com
Display/Video 3Dfx Voodoo3 3000 Voodoo3-compatible chipset
800x600 and 1024x768
http://www.3dfx.com
Display/Video ATI Mach 32 Mach32-compatible chipset
640x480 and 800x600
http://www.ati.com
Display/Video ATI Mach 64 Mach64-compatible chipset
640x480 and 800x600
http://www.ati.com
Display/Video ATI RageFury RAGE 128GL-compatible chipset
640x480 and 800x600
http://www.ati.com
Display/Video ATI Rage 128 RAGE 128GL-compatible chipset
640x480 and 800x600
http://www.ati.com
Display/Video Creative Labs TNT2 800x600 and 1024x768 http://www.creativelabs.com
Display/Video Diamond Multimedia Diamond Stealth S540 640x480 and 800x600 http://www.diamondmm.com
Display/Video Diamond Multimedia Diamond Viper V770 640x480 and 800x600 http://www.diamondmm.com
Display/Video Number9 Reality 334 800x600 and 1024x768 http://www.nine.com
Display/Video Number9 SR9 800x600 and 1024x768 http://www.nine.com
Display/Video Aopen Aopen PT75 Video Card S3 Virge-compatible chipset
800x600 and 1024x768
http://www.aopenusa.com
Display/Video APAC Multimedia S3 Virge-compatible chipset
640x480 and 800x600
http://www.apacmm.com
Display/Video Cardex Trio 3D/2X S3 Trio-compatible chipset
800x600 and 1024x768
n/a
Display/Video Genoa Phantom 3DGame Accelerator S3 Virge-compatible chipset
640x480 and 800x600
n/a
Display/Video Media Circle Video-61-3D S3 Virge-compatible chipset
640x480 and 800x600
http://www.jaton.com
Display/Video Video Excel VC962-3D S3 Virge-compatible chipset
640x480 and 800x600
http://www.tridentmicro.com
Display/Video Diamond Multimedia Diamond Stealth 64 S3 Trio64-compatible chipset
640x480 and 800x600
http://www.diamondmm.com
Display/Video Diamond Multimedia Diamond Stealth SIII 540 S3 Trio64-compatible chipset
640x480 and 800x600
http://www.diamondmm.com
Display/Video ATI Mach 32 Mach32-compatible chipset
640x480 and 800x600
http://www.ati.com
Display/Video ATI Mach 64 Mach64-compatible chipset
640x480 and 800x600
http://www.ati.com
Display/Video Boca Research Inc. Superx VGA Cirrus GD-5428-compatible chipset
640x480 and 800x600
http://www.bocaresearch.com
Display/Video Boca Research Inc. Superx VGA Accelerator Cirrus GD-5424-compatible chipset
640x480 and 800x600
http://www.bocaresearch.com
Display/Video Colorgraphic Voyager VGA PC Card Cirrus GD-5422-compatible chipset
PC Card
http://www.colorgfx.com
Display/Video Diamond Multimedia Diamond SpeedStar64 Cirrus GD-5424-compatible chipset
640x480 and 800x600
http://www.diamondmm.com
Display/Video Media Circle Video-57P Trident 9680/9682-compatible chipset
800x600 and 1024 x 768
http://www.jaton.com
Display/Video STB Horizon Cirrus 5429-compatible chipset
640x480 and 800x600
http://www.3dfx.com
Display/Video Trident PCI-47 Trident 9440-compatible chipset
640x480 and 800x600
http://www.tridentmicro.com
Display/Video Trident TVGA 8800CS Trident 8900-compatible chipset
640x480 and 800x600
http://www.tridentmicro.com
Display/Video Trident TVGA 8900D Trident 8900-compatible chipset
640x480 and 800x600
http://www.tridentmicro.com

Audio Devices

Category Company
name
Product/
Model name
Comments URL
Audio Creative SoundBlaster AWE64-compatible chipset http://www.creativelabs.com
Audio Creative AudioPCI ES1371-compatible chipset http://www.creativelabs.com
Audio IGS/Tvia CyberPro 5050 AC97-compatible chipset http://www.tvia.com

Input Devices

Category Company
name
Product/
Model name
Comments URL
Keyboard Generic Generic PS/2 keyboard PS/2 device n/a
Keyboard Behavior Tech Computer (BTC) Keyboard USB HID device http://www.btcusa.com
Keyboard Genius Genius keyboard USB HID device http://www.genius-kye.com
Keyboard Generic keyboard Generic keyboard USB HID device n/a
Keyboard Justy Japanese Justy Japanese USB HID device n/a
Keyboard Microsoft Microsoft Natural® Keyboard Pro USB HID device http://www.microsoft.com
Keyboard Microsoft Microsoft Internet Keyboard Pro USB HID device http://www.microsoft.com
Keyboard Microsoft Natural Keyboard USB HID device http://www.microsoft.com
Gamepad Microsoft Gamepad USB HID device http://www.microsoft.com
Gamepad Microsoft Gamepad Pro USB HID device http://www.microsoft.com
Mouse Generic Generic PS/2 mouse PS/2 device n/a
Mouse Microsoft Microsoft IntelliMouse® Explorer USB HID device http://www.microsoft.com

Serial Devices

Category Company
name
Product/
Model name
Comments URL
Serial Socket Comm Dual Serial I/O PC Card True multi-function operation http://www.socketcom.com
Serial Socket Comm Combination I/O PC Card Not a multi-function device http://www.socketcom.com

IrDA Devices

Category Company
name
Product/
Model name
Comments URL
IrDA adaptor Extended Systems XTNDAccess IrDA PC Adapter (ESI-9680) Serial, formerly JetEye PC http://www.extendedsystems.com
IrDA adaptor National SemiConductor n/a Fast Infrared (IR) n/a

Parallel Devices

Category Company
name
Product/
Model name
Comments URL
Printers HP Laserjet model 4Si PCL-compatible printer
Parallel port version only
http://www.hp.com
Printers HP Deskjet model 340C PCL-compatible printer
Parallel port version only
http://www.hp.com

SmartCard Devices

Category Company
name
Product/
Model name
Comments URL
SmartCard Reader SCM Microsystems SCR300 USB http://www.scmmicro.com
SmartCard Reader SCM Microsystems SwapSmart PC Card http://www.scmmicro.com
SmartCard Reader Bull Smart TLP3 Serial http://www.smartcard.bull.com

Miscellaneous Devices

Category Company
name
Product/
Model name
Comments URL
Powered USB hub CATC Andromeda   http://www.catc.com
Powered USB hub ADS technologies USB Hub   http://www.adstech.com
Powered USB hub Entrega USB Hub 7 port USB http://www.entrega.com
Powered USB hub Linksys USB Hub 4 port USB http://www.linksys.com
Powered USB hub NEC USB Hub USB hub http://www.nec.com
Powered USB hub Northstar Systems HubStar 4 port USB http://northstarsystems.com
PC Card socket adapter ActionTec PC700 ISA card http://actiontec.com
PC Card socket adapter Envoy Data SBP-D2 PCI SwapBox PCI card http://www.envoydata.com
PC Card socket adapter LinkSys ProConnect Series (PCMRDWR) ISA card http://www.linksys.com
PC Card socket adapter Simple Technology Simple Station ISA card http://www.simpletech.com
Sync card Socket USB Sync Card CF Card http://www.socketcom.com

Hardware Compatibility List for Microsoft Windows CE Version 2.11

Storage Devices

Hardware category Company
name
Product/
Model name
Comments
Linear flash memory M-Systems FlashLite PC Card  
Linear flash memory Intel Series 200 Strata MiniCard Miniature Card form factor
Linear flash memory M-Systems DiskOnChip  
Advanced Technology Attachment (ATA) flash memory SanDisk Flash PC Card  
ATA flash memory SanDisk CF Series Compact Flash form factor
ATA flash memory Simple Technology ATA Flash PC Card  
ATA flash memory MagicRam Turbo Flash PC Card  
Hard drive MagicRam 260MB HD PC Card Type III PC Card

Modem Devices

Hardware category Company
name
Product/
Model name
Comments
Modem/Analog Motorola MobileSurfer 56K PC Card
Modem/Analog Xircom CreditCard Modem 33.6K PC Card
Modem/Analog Megahertz/USR XJ4288 PC Card

Video Devices

Hardware category Company
name
Product/
Model name
Comments
Display/Video S3 S3 Virge-compatible chipset 640x480 and 800x600
Display/Video S3 Trio64 640x480 and 800x600
Display/Video Cirrus Logic Cirrus GD-5434-compatible chipset 640x480 and 800x600
Display/Video STB Horizon Cirrus Logic 5429-compatible chipset 640x480 and 800x600
Display/Video Trident TVGA 8800D 640x480 and 800x600
Display/Video Trident 9440 PCI 640x480 and 800x600
Display/Video ATI Mach 64 640x480 and 800x600

Networking Devices

Hardware category Company
name
Product/
Model name
Comments
NIC/Ethernet Socket Comm LowPower Ethernet, MP580109(NE2000) PC Card
NIC/Ethernet AmbiComm LowPower Ethernet, AMB8010(NE2000) PC Card
NIC/Ethernet Xircom Performance Series Credit Card Ethernet Adapter IIps, Model PS-CE2 PC Card
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