Alternate way to add 2 sata ports - will it work?

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  1. rtrt, Sep 30, 2010
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  2. pastrychef macrumors 601

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    Looks like it should work fine. Don't know how fast it would be, though... Why not just get a regular PCIe card?
     
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    Assuming that speeds are in the vicinity of about 50Mb/s, there wouldn't be much advantage to using a mini-PCIe card over Firewire 400 or 800.
     
  5. rtrt, Oct 2, 2010
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