The SATA300 TX4302 SATA 3G PCI Adapter (One Adapter)) from Promise Technology offers premier solution for connecting externally the latest high-performance SATA 3 Gbps hard disk drives.
With the SATA300 TX4302, you can connect up to four SATA devices offering you a cost-effective solution for upgrading your existing desktop or server systems and being able to move big chunks of data quickly.
- SATA 3 Gbps Support
- The SATA300 TX4302 adapter supports Serial ATA 3 Gbps drives and also supports Native Command Queuing and Disk Activity LED header support. In addition to Native Command Queuing, the adapter also supports Tagged Command Queuing with drives that can take advantage of this capability. Command Queuing increases I/O performance by intelligently reordering data requests so that the data can be more quickly accessed than if the commands weren't ordered. The SATA300 TX4302 also includes an SMBus connector allowing the use of the Promise SuperSwap 4100 or SuperSwap 1100, four-bay and single-bay internal enclosures respectively, for hot swapability.
- Advanced HBA Features
- The low-profile form factor SATA300 TX4302 PCI adapter incorporates many of Promise Technology's advanced host bus adapter features. The 66MHz PCI bus supports up to 266 Mbps burst data transfer rate. The SATA300 TX4302 also includes large LBA support for drives above 137 GB and its onboard BIOS automatically identifies and configures drive type (Serial ATA, Ultra DMA mode). Up to two SATA300 TX4302 PCI adapters can be used in the same system supporting up to a maximum of eight SATA 3 Gbps HDDs (maximum four SATA 3 Gbps HDDs per adapter).