Accessories Extending your Linux laptop

Yes, we have everything you might conceivably want to add to one of our systems. The following accessories are all fully supported for use on our Linux laptops and notebooks. If you don't see the item you want, call us to see if it is supportable. We add new stuff all the time. Only the most common accessories are listed.

To ensure the best possible support for these accessories with Linux laptops, we must restrict our sales of accessories to EmperorLinux laptop and notebook customers only. Please feel free to use this page as a Linux compatibility guide.

Network Interface Cards
gigabit ExpressCard $90.00
  • Gigabit Ethernet ExpressCard, for adding a second gigE port to ExpressCard systems like the Rhino E6510, Toucan T510/W701, and Tarantula CF-31
  • auto-negotiation 10/100/1000 Mbps
  • hot-swappable ExpressCard-34 card
  • for any system with 34mm or 54mm ExpressCard slot
SmartCard (CAC) reader $80.00
  • SCM 243 Smart Card Reader (PCMCIA card form factor)
  • works in linux w/ pcscd
  • suitable for military CAC authentication
  • for any system with a PCMCIA card slot
USB Ethernet adapter $50.00
  • 10/100 Fast Ethernet port, USB 2.0
  • add an ethernet port to systems w/o ethernet (Ant CF-U1)