Sonnet Tempo Serial ATA Adapter
Item No.
500188
Mfg Part No.
TSATA
Availability
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Product Information for Sonnet Tempo Serial ATA Adapter

Highlights for Sonnet Tempo Serial ATA Adapter

  • Product Type:Serial ATA Controller
  • Host Interface:PCI
  • Drive Supported:Up to 2 x Serial ATA/150

Marketing Information

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.

Interfaces/Ports

  • Ports: 2 x Serial ATA (7-pin) Internal
  • Environmental Conditions

  • Humidity: 20 to 80% Relative Humidity Operating
  • Temperature: 41°F (5°C) to 131°F (55°C) Operating
  • General Information

  • Product Type: Serial ATA Controller
  • Manufacturer Part Number: TSATA
  • Manufacturer Website Address: http://www.sonnettech.com
  • Packaged Quantity: 1
  • Manufacturer: Sonnet Technologies, Inc
  • Product Name: Tempo Serial ATA Adapter
  • Brand Name: Sonnet
  • Miscellaneous

    Additional Information

    • 7-pin SATA cable, either end of cable can be connected to the SATA hard drive or to the PCI host adapter
    • Flash-ROM upgradeable to latest firmware
    • Automatically 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

    Package Contents

    • 1 x Tempo Serial ATA 2-Port PCI Controller Card
    • 1 x Quick Start Guide
    • 1 x Serial ATA data interface cable
    • 1 x Drive mounting screws

    Compatibility

    • Mac Compatible Models
    • Power Macintosh Series 4400, 6400, 6500, 7200, 7215, 7220, 7300, 7500, 7600, 8200, 8500, 8515, 8600, 9500, 9500/180MP, 9515, 9600, 9600/200MP
    • Macintosh Server G3, G4
    • Power Macintosh G3 All-in-one, Blue & White, Desktop, Minitower
    • Power Mac G4*
    • Power Mac G5
    • Performa® Series 6400, 6410, 6420
    • Workgroup Server 7250, 7350, 8550, 9650
    • Daystar Genesis and Millennium Series
    • Mactell XB-Pro
    • Power Computing PowerBase Desktop and Tower, PowerCenter, PowerCenter Pro Desktop and Minitower, PowerCurve, PowerTower, PowerTower Pro, PowerWave
    • StarMax 3000, 3000 Minitower, 4000, 4000 Minitower, 5000, 5500
    • UMAX C500, C600, C600X, J700, S900

    * Requires the removal of an internal CD-ROM or ZIP drive

    Certifications & Standards

    • Fully compliant with Serial ATA 1.0a specification

    Physical Characteristics

  • Form Factor: Plug-in Card
  • Power Description

  • Input Voltage: 5 V DC 5%
  • Reliability

    Software

    Technical Information

  • Host Interface: PCI
  • Data Transfer Rate: Up to 1.17 Gbit/s
  • Drive Supported: Up to 2 x Serial ATA/150
  • Drive Type: Serial ATA (7-pin)
  • LBA Supported: 48 bit - support for drives larger than 137GB
  • Warranty

  • Limited Warranty: 1 Year