Compatibility: SATA II, PCIe x1
Availability: In Stock
If you find yourself running out of SATA ports on your PC, the MonoPrice 3581 adapter converts a single PCIe x1 slot into two external SATA II ports to connect storage devices to. Whether you want to hot-swap drives or have additional internal/external drives, this adapter lets you do so by having SATA ports so accessible. The SATA II standard supports speeds of up to 3 Gbps, perfect for any hard drive though limiting for some SSDs. Optional software for the device allows for RAID 0/1/10 compatibility. Plug-and-play functionality.