Fast FireWire disks. – Macitynet.it
After showing you the Oxford 911 technology, we now inform you that the first specimens (“SK” family) will be ready in two weeks. FireWire Depot, based in the USA, has a series of external hard drives in the list that can host HD IDE from 2 and a half inches or 3 and a half. The new chip should ensure a much higher efficiency than that found so far on hard drives managed via FireWire, a preliminary test using a 3.5 "HD at 7,200 rpm marked the following flows : 26.5 Mb / sec for writing and 31.2 Mb / sec for reading. Here are the prices (without hard disk): SK 2.5 ″ FireWire $ 130, SK 2.5 ″ FireWire / USB $ 140, SK 3.5 ″ FireWire $ 140, SK 3.5 ″ FireWire / USB $ 150.