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StarTech 2 Port PCI Express eSATA Controller Adapter Card

Item No:
210833
MPN:
PEXESATA2
$46
This item is Unavailable
300MB/sec max data transfer rate, SATA II - 3GBPS

This 2 Port PCI Express eSATA Controller Adapter Card offers simple connectivity between a host computer and eSATA devices. Providing two eSATA ports the adapter card offers a cost-effective solution for connecting hot-pluggable, high-speed storage, and in turn allows for easier data backups and archiving.

With full support for SATA 300 (SATA II) hard drives and data transfer speeds of up to 3 Gbps, the adapter card features a native PCI Express single chipset that provides enhanced compatibility, reliability and performance for external SATA storage needs.

The PCI Express eSATA controller card also features port multiplier capability with command-based switching for connecting multiple external hard drives to a host Windows® system through a single external SATA connection.

A dual profile solution, the eSATA controller card includes a low profile/half-height bracket for adapting to slimline or small form factor system applications.

Connector(s)
Connector Type(s)PCI Express x1 Male
External PortseSATA (7 pin, Data) Plug
Environmental
Humidity20~80% RH
Operating Temperature5?C to 50?C (41?F to 122?F)
Storage Temperature-25?C to 70?C (-13?F to 158?F)
Hardware
Bus TypePCI Express
Card TypeStandard Profile (LP bracket incl.)
Chipset IDSilicon Image - SiI3132
InterfaceeSATA
Ports2
Packaging Information
Shipping (Package) Weight0.2 kg [0.4 lb]
Performance
Maximum Data Transfer Rate300 MB/sec (3.0 Gigabits/sec)
Number of Drives Supported Through Port Multiplier1 to 5
Number of Ports That Support Port Multiplier2 (can use 2 PM at a time)
Port MultiplierYes
RAIDNo
Supported ProtocolsFIS Based Switching for an additional 1-5 ports
Native Command Queuing (NCQ)
Legacy Command Queuing (LCQ)
Type and RateSATA II (3 Gbps)
Physical Characteristics
Product Height20 mm [0.8 in]
Product Length120 mm [4.7 in]
Product Weight67.9 g [2.4 oz]
Product Width90 mm [3.5 in]
Software
OS CompatibilityWindows? 2000, XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 10
Windows Server? 2003, 2008 R2, 2012
Mac OS X? 10.6 to 10.11
Linux 3.5.x to 4.4.x LTS Versions only
Special Notes / Requirements
NotePCI Express 1.1 and is compatible with a PCI Express 2.0 slot
Port Multiplier not supported in Mac OS?
What's in the Box
Included in PackageeSATA PCI Express Card
Installation CD
Instruction Manual
Low Profile Bracket

Ports & interfaces

Host interface Interface that enables a host controller to communicate with a driver.
PCIe
Output interface The socket (port) where the output connectors are connected.
PCI Express

Design

Certification
CE, FCC, RoSH

Features

Chipset Set of electronic components in an integrated circuit that manages the data flow between the processor, memory and peripherals. It is usually found in the motherboard of a computer. Chipsets are usually designed to work with a specific family of microprocessors. Because it controls communications between the processor and external devices, the chipset plays a crucial role in determining system performance.
SiI3132
Plug and Play Indicates whether this product supports is "plug and play". Plug and play is hardware or software that, after being installed ("plugged in"), can immediately be used ("played with"), as opposed to hardware or software which requires configuration.

System requirements

Windows operating systems supported Windows vesions wich can be used with the device.
Windows 10 Education,Windows 10 Education x64,Windows 10 Enterprise,Windows 10 Enterprise x64,Windows 10 Home,Windows 10 Home x64,Windows 10 Pro,Windows 10 Pro x64,Windows 2000,Windows 2000 Professional,Windows 7 Enterprise,Windows 7 Enterprise x64,Windows 7 Home Basic,Windows 7 Home Basic x64,Windows 7 Home Premium,Windows 7 Home Premium x64,Windows 7 Professional,Windows 7 Professional x64,Windows 7 Starter,Windows 7 Starter x64,Windows 7 Ultimate,Windows 7 Ultimate x64,Windows 8,Windows 8 Enterprise,Windows 8 Enterprise x64,Windows 8 Pro,Windows 8 Pro x64,Windows 8 x64,Windows 8.1,Windows 8.1 Enterprise,Windows 8.1 Enterprise x64,Windows 8.1 Pro,Windows 8.1 Pro x64,Windows 8.1 x64,Windows Vista Business,Windows Vista Business x64,Windows Vista Enterprise,Windows Vista Enterprise x64,Windows Vista Home Basic,Windows Vista Home Basic x64,Windows Vista Home Premium,Windows Vista Home Premium x64,Windows Vista Ultimate,Windows Vista Ultimate x64,Windows XP Home,Windows XP Home x64,Windows XP Professional,Windows XP Professional x64

Weight & dimensions

Weight Weight of the product without packaging (net weight). If possible, the net weight is given including standard accessories and supplies. Please note that sometimes the manufacturer leaves out the weight of accessories and/or supplies.
67.87 g

Packaging data

Package width The distance from one side of the packaging to the other.
160 mm
Package depth The distance from the front to the back of the packaging.
220 mm
Package height The distance from the top to the bottom of the packaging.
48 mm
Package weight Weight of the packaged product.
160 g

Other features

Data transfer rate Rate at which data can be transferred. Usually expressed in units per second. May vary with network configurations.
3 Gbit/s
I/O ports An interface on a device to which you can connect another device.
2 x eSATA
Connectivity technology The technology that enables connectivity of the device, e.g. wired or wireless.
Wired
Mac compatibility Product can be used with Apple Mac software and/or hardware.
Compatible operating systems List of desktop operating systems tested as compatible with this product.
Windows 2000/ XP(32/64bit)/ Server 2003(32/64bit)/ Vista(32/64bit)/ 7(32/64bit)/ Server 2008 R2, Linux, Mac OS 10.4.9, 10.4.10, 10.5.1.
Package length
8.66
Specifications
SKU 210833
MPN PEXESATA2
Brand Startech
Product Condition Brand New/Unused