Category: System and Controllers
Manufacturer: Ricoh Corporation
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 2 Mb
Operating System: Windows 2000 / Windows XP / Windows Vista
Latest Version / Release Date: 1.01.11 / 07 Jun 2009
The R5C807 from Ricoh Corporation is a chip that is found in a memory stick controller giving bridging function between Host Interface like universal memory bus and Flash Memory, which is of a high performance. This R5C5807 can support nearly all the Flash Memory Cards that are available in the industry like the Compact Flash, Smart Media and MultimediaCard. This Memory Stick Controller R5C807 is perfect for the devices that are embedded. The R5C841, which has one slot and the R5C842 with two slots are other chip solutions that offer PCI functionality such as IEEE1394, Memory Stick SD Card, bus bridge for PC Card from PCI, and an xD Picture Card. The functions of PCI are undertaken by an ExpressCard switch, which uses the USB Interface type. Support for the xD Picture Card has been integrated to these two versions, R5C841/842, plus the functions of the previous models.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
The Ricoh PC /Card/IEEE1394/Flash Memory Card Controller series has a lineup that is variable with the different slot packages and counts. The printed circuit board or PCB can be shared between the R5C811/812 and the R5C841/842. The most recent driver should be used because it is recommended to make sure the device works naturally. The manufacturers site should be checked as frequently as possible to look out for updates. The device software can also be updated to make the driver work easier and better. Before the system is installed this new driver, a backup of the system as well as the driver that is being updated. The restore point created is to help the users if the driver they have installed is not compatible with the device. When a driver is very old, there may be problems that may arise and the driver may no longer be able to support the device. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Ricoh Memory Stick Controller errors before installing any driver updates.