The 1-Port Tempo SATA Edge ExpressCard/34 from Sonnet provides fast eSATA connectivity through an adapter that practically disappears inside your computer. eSATA interface delivers better performance than FireWire 400, FireWire 800, and USB 2.0 when it comes to transfer files from your drives. Now you can configure storage the way you want it.
Sonnet's smallest SATA host controller features a single external 3Gbps SATA II port and supports drive enclosures with port multipliers or hardware RAID controllers. Its small size doesn't mean compromised performance. The Tempo SATA edge ExpressCard/34 can sustain data transfer speeds to a single SATA drive of up to 110 MB/s write, 125 MB read, that is about four times as fast as USB 2.0.
The Tempo SATA Edge ExpressCard/34 even supports Mac OS X, Windows 7 (Professional or Ultimate), Windows Vista (Enterprise or Ultimate) and Windows XP Pro RAID features.The Tempo SATA Edge ExpressCard/34 inserts flush inside MacBook Pro or Windows notebook's ExpressCard slot so you can store it there when it's not in use. Whether you carry a small drive to store files or simply need access to terabytes of data, the Tempo SATA Edge ExpressCard/34 delivers great performance from a really small package.
- Fast eSATA interface delivers better performance than FireWire 400, FireWire 800 and USB 2.0 to transfer files to and from drives
- Fits flush inside computer's expressCard slot
- FIS-based port multiplier-aware and works with enclosures with hardware RAID controllers
- Supports up to 5 disk drives
- Supports Mac OS X, Windows 7 (Professional or Ultimate), Windows Vista (Enterprise or Ultimate), and Windows XP Pro RAID features