Network Interface Card: 10G-NIC-X550-1T

# Key Highlights
  • NIC Category: Single Port 10G Copper RJ-45 PCIe
  • Controller: Intel® X550
  • System Interface Type: PCIe v3.0 x4 (8.0GT/s)
  • Ports: 1x10G RJ-45
  • Data rate per port: 10/1GbE and 100Mb
  • Network Operating Systems (NOS): Windows 64-bit, Linux, FreeBSD
  • Management: Intel® PROSet Utility
  • Performance: Load balancing on multiple CPUs
  • Unified Networking: LAN, iSCSI, FCoE
  • Cables support: RJ-45 CAT 6 (55m) and CAT 6A (100m)
  • Bracket Height: Low Profile & Full Height
# Pricing & Ordering
SKU: 10G-NIC-X550-1T


Standard recommended retail price without VAT.

Lead Time: Below 1 Week in EU Countries
# Quality Assurance

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# Key Technical Data
Product type:

Network Interface Cards

NIC Category:

Single Port 10G Copper RJ-45 PCIe

Controller Silicon:

Intel® X550

Controller type:


Connector type:


Number of ports:


Data rate per port:

10/1GbE and 100Mb

Interconnection Distance:

CAT6 up to 55 m; CAT6A up to 100 m

Bus interface:

PCI-E 3.0 x4

Bus transfer rate:

8.0 GT/s

Storage Over Ethernet:


Network Operating Systems (NOS):

Windows 32-bit: 7, 8, 8.1, 10
Windows 64-bit: 7, 2008 R2, 8, 2012, 8.1, 2012 R2, 10, 2016, 2019
Linux: RHEL 6.x/7.x, SUSE 11.x/12.x, Ubuntu 14.x/16.x
FreeBSD: 10.x/11.x

LED Status Indicators:

LINK (solid) and ACTIVITY (blinking)
LINK SPEED (green=10 Gbps; yellow=1 Gbps)


Power consumption (max): 100Mbps 4.5W, 1 Gbps 5.3W, 10 Gbps 8.4W
Operating voltage: 3.3V and 12V

Environmental Specifications:

Operating temperature: 0 °C to 55 °C
Air Flow Minimum of 150 LFM required
Storage temperature: -40 °C to 70 °C
Relative Humidity: 5% to 90% (non-condensing)

Physical Characteristics:

Dimensions (W x H): 146mm x 69mm
Ships with low-profile bracket attached to interface card. Standard bracket included in packaging.

I/O, Virtualization, Manageability and Advanced Software Features:

As per NIC controller



# Product Documentation
# Product Description

EDGE Optic 10G-NIC-X550-1T is Single Port 10 Gigabit Ethernet Copper RJ-45 PCI-Express Network Interface Card which is based on Intel® X550 Chipset. 10G-NIC-X550-1T card with use of it’s load balancing functions provides superior performance on multi-core processor servers and can offer leading network virtualization features, flexible port partitioning, several remote boot options and wide manageability features. 10G-NIC-X550-1T has integrated MAC+PHY Single-Chip solution which translates into low power consumption. With it’s auto negotiation features between 10GbE/1GbE/100Mb card gives users great flexibility in network design.

This card provides as well flexibility for LAN and SAN networking by FCoE, iSCSI, protocol support. 10G-NIC-X550-1T can run on most network operating systems and can be used as a compatible alternative for Intel, HPE, Dell, Lenovo, IBM, Cisco, Broadcom, Marvel, Qlogic, Emulex, Mellanox, Supermicro and many other brand Network Interface Cards.

For better overview, You are welcome to use our PCIe Network Interface Card Guide.