DGE-528T Copper Gigabit PCI Card for PC


  • Product Status: End of Life

The D-Link DGE-528T PCI Gigabit Ethernet Adapter is a high performance adapter that adds high-speed gigabit connectivity to any PC with an available PCI slot. It is specifically designed to allow throughput at rates up to 2 Gbps in an economical upgrade.

Advanced Features and Security

The DGE-528T features onboard screening of 802.1Q VLAN Tagged Ethernet frames, allowing you to assign multiple subnets to each server and isolate devices within each VLAN from the rest of the network for better traffic control and security. It also supports 802.1p Priority Tagging to allow you to prioritise traffic. Support for TCP, UDP, and IP checksum calculation as well as TCP Segmentation improves overall system performance by shifting CPU-intensive tasks away from the host CPU and onto the DGE-528T itself. Support for advanced features such as 802.3x flow control and Jumbo Frames for network management ensures interoperability with your current networking equipment.

Remote Management

The DGE-528T includes additional advanced features such as Advanced Power Management and Wake-on-LAN support. It also supports remote network boot using both PXE and RPL, allowing network administrators to boot the PC from anywhere on the network.


The DGE-528T supports all major operating systems, guaranteeing compatibility with existing workstation and desktop environments. Its half-height form factor allows it to be used in low-profile cases for compact PCs. The card also has a diagnostic utility tool, simplifying

Type of ports

Gigabit Ethernet
Type of device
This product was phased out on: 17/09/2023
This product's last date of support is on: 04/06/2020
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DGE-528T datasheet - PDF 0.30mb Download
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Product manual

Product manual

03/07/2015 PDF 0.50mb Download
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3.01 Quick installation guide 03/07/2015 PDF 0.87mb Download
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Driver 8.36 RevC1 Driver Software 14/01/2019 Download
8.35 Driver Revision C Driver Software 01/03/2018 Download

Drivers for Windows, Mac and Linux
Release notes inclued

28/10/2016 Download

Drivers for Windows, Mac and Linux
Release notes inclued

03/07/2015 Download
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CE doc 2.40 RevC1 CE Declaration 06/10/2021 Download
CE doc UKCA 2.41 RevC1 CE Declaration 12/08/2021 Download
Reach 1.00 RevC1 - 05/07/2021 Download
CE doc 2.30 RevC1 CE Declaration 22/07/2019 Download
CE doc 2.20 RevC1 CE Declaration 19/09/2018 Download
CE doc 2.00 Revision C1 CE Document 03/02/2016 Download
CE declaration rev. C1 CE declaration rev. C1 03/07/2015 Download