Manufacturer’s Description

Sonnet's Tempo Serial ATA PCI adapter card enables you to connect the latest Serial ATA (SATA) and parallel* hard drives to your older Macintosh computer. Take advantage of the higher data transfer rates and improved cabling performance that SATA offers. Watch your data fly at up to 1.5 Gbps without sacrificing integrity! Just install this card into your PCI slot and make the switch to Serial ATA. * IDE to Serial ATA converter required for parallel ATA drives and ATAPI devices.

The Specs

System Type Apple Macintosh
Category Drive Controller
Class Card
Warranty Information 3 Year Limited
Additional Specifications
Frequency Band 7-pin SATA cable, either end of cable can be connected to the SATA hard drive or to the PCI host adapterFlash-ROM upgradeable to latest firmwareAutomatically identifies and configures drive types*Automatically detects and supports devices utilizing many transfer modes including UltraDMA 6/5/4/3/2/1/0, PIO 4/3/2/1/0** IDE to Serial ATA converter required for parallel ATA drives and ATAPI devices
Shipping Weight 1 lb
Local Availability yes
Theme computers
Number of Network Ports 2
Temperature -13F (-25C) to 50F (10C) Non-operating
Electronic Type organizers & pdas
Humidity 15 to 90% Relative Humidity Non-operating
Included Components Cabling (Interface)|Manual
Brand Name Sonnet
General Features Flash Upgradable Firmware
LBA Support 48 bit - support for drives larger than 137GB
Quick Glance
Slot/Port Type PCI
Interface Type Serial ATA (7-pin)|Ultra ATA/133 (ATA-7)|Ultra ATA/100 (ATA-6)|Ultra ATA/66 (ATA-5)|Ultra ATA/33 (ATA-4)
Controller Type Serial ATA Controller
Controller Attributes
Interface Connection 2 x Serial ATA (7-pin) Internal
Maximum Number of Devices Supported Up to 2 x Serial ATA/150
Host Transfer Rate Up to 1.17 Gbps

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