Yes. In most cases Liquid Mix will run smoothly with other firewire devices. However, if the firewire bandwidth requirements of any two devices exceeds the limitation of a firewire bus it is recommended that they are run on separate firewire buses. All the standard firewire ports on a Mac run from a single firewire bus (even the 800MB/s ports). On a PC each ports on a single PCI card run on the same bus. In order to add a second firewire bus, it is necessary to install a separate PCI firewire card. We have tested and approved the following PCI firewire card chipsets:
- Texas Instruments
For more information see our FireWire compatibility article.
Additional infornation about firewire bandwidth specifications can be found in a technical article on our Answerbase.