Accessory maker Newer Technology announced the release of its NewerTech Voyager, a "Quad Interface" SATA I/II hard drive docking station on Tuesday with support for the following interfaces: FireWire 400, FireWire 800, USB 2.0 and eSATA. The Voyager can in turn accept both 2.5" and 3.5" Serial ATA I and II hard drives up to two terabytes in capacity and boot them as external drives if needed.
Other features found on the Voyager include the following:
• Data transfer rates up to 3.0Gb/s (300MB/s)• Push button drive eject for safe hard drive removal• Hot-Swap functionality for fast access of multiple hard drives• Weighted base and non skid rubber feet for stable operation• 2-Color Status LED: left side blue for power on, right side flashing red for disk activity• Compact design: measures 5.28" x 3.70" x 2.68" inches and weighs 1.35lbs without drive• Whisper Quiet operation - no cooling fan needed• Plug and Play with Macs and PCs• All interface connection cables included• RoHS Compliant• One year warranty
The Voyager retails for $99.95 and is available immediately.