There are Quad SATA ports available on the SATA Ⅲ 6G PCI Express Card, 2 internally SATA connectors and 2 eSATA connectors externally.
PCI Express to SATA Gen III 6Gb/s 2-channels host controller that brings server-class features to the desktop.
This board enables the use of the industry’s newest and fastest hard drives at 6Gb/s while providing backward compatibility to legacy SATA 1.5Gb/s or 3Gb/s drives.
It uses the same cable and connectors as previous SATA generations to ease integration.
* Compliant with PCI-Express Specification v2.0 and backward compatibile with PCI-Express 1.x
* Compliant with Serial ATA Specification 3.0
* Supports communication speeds of 6.0Gbps, 3.0Gbps and 1.5Gbps
* Hot plug and Hot Swap
* Support Native Command Queue (NCQ)
* Supports Port Multiplier FIS based switching or command based switching.
* Compatible with SATA 6G, 3G and 1.5G Hard Drives