NitroAV SATAStar Plus ships new adapter
NitroAV SATAStar Plus has started to ship its latest PCIe chipset based 4-Port external host adapter that was specially designed for the ultra fast PCIe bus found on Apple MacPro, PowerMac G5 PCIe based desktop computers, Windows and Linux.
The 4-Port PCIe provides fantastic bandwidth for data throughput with its native PCIe host connection, utilizing the Silicon Image 3132 chipset and compatible with 4x, 8x and 16x PCIe slots. This 4-Port PCIe host adapter is designed for optimum performance and reliability required for large data storage needs as well as digital audio, digital video and graphic professionals alike. For video professionals this SATAStar Plus adapter supports 10-bit uncompressed HD, 8-bit uncompressed HD, DV, HDV, DVPRO HD, 8-bit and 10-bit SD video workflow. Sustainable transfer rate is the gauge and tests show throughputs with 4 drives OS stripped utilizing AJA KONA Systems Test exceeding 295Mb/s reads and 301Mb/s writes sustained and even faster with larger number of drives.
The 4-Port NitroAV SATAStar Plus eSATA II 3Gb/s Professional PCIe Host Adapter provides the best bang for your buck currently at $129.95 a pop.