With one right-angled connector, this cable can connect at a more desired angle and is fortified to keep the cable lined up straight. So you'll see less cable bend and fatigue for longer cable life. eSATA provides more performance than current solutions and is hot-pluggable. You can now utilize shielded cable lengths up to 2 meters outside the PC to take advantage of the benefits the SATA interface brings to storage.
SATA is now out-of-the-box as an external standard, with specifically defined cables, connectors, and signal requirements. With eSATA, you get a robust and user-friendly external connection with high performance and cost-effective expansion storage. SATA 3.0 compatible with transfer rates up to 6 Gbps!