Newertech Announces eSATA Connection for Mac Pro

Newer Technology, Inc. (NewerTech) announced on Thursday the eSATA Extender Cable for eight and quad-core Mac Pros. This cable allows Mac Pro users to use the two unused internal SATA ports on the motherboard.

The cable, the first on the market, allows the Mac Pro to operate up to six hard disks.

eSATA Extender Cable

"The NewerTech eSATA Extender Cable is specifically and thoroughly engineered to be a "Perfect Fit Solution," so it accurately and properly routes inside a Mac Pro case. Users can connect any two SATA-I or SATA-II devices to expand their data storage configuration. A step-by step illustrated installation manual is included to make set-up easy, the announcement said.

The NewerTech eSATA Extender Cable is available immediately and is priced at US$24.95.