Manufacturer: Maxtor Corp.
Caution Level: Medium
Download File Size: 299.8K
Operating System: Windows 95/98/2000/2003/XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 1.00.0.33 / 29 Jun 2005
Every PC is fitted with a processor and an internal memory to make computer work more efficient. However, due to the risk of information that faces many computer users it is better to have some back up of the information in order to be on the safe side when it comes to losing information. In order to include extra memory and also improve the processor of the computer it is a must one has to use a PCI card. This card is used whenever a user wants to externalize his/her storage or want to add an extra SATA port. One of these cards is the Maxtor SATA300 PCI Card Console SCSI Processor. This card allows a user to turn a PCI Express (1x) slot into a single internal SATA as well as a single external SATA (eSATA) connection. Maxtor SATA300 PCI Card Console SCSI Processor is also able to support hard drives like SATA 300 (SATAII) which have high data transfer rates of even up to 3 Gbps.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
Maxtor SATA300 PCI Card Console SCSI Processor is ideal to majority of the computer users because it works with majority of the operating systems in the market. The design of this card is based on PCI Express single chipset that is able to provide high performance, compatibility and reliability of most of the external storage needs. The card can support port multiplier for connecting multiple external hard drives to host PC through a single eSATA connection. This is made possible by the PEXESATA21 feature which is command based. The drivers for Maxtor SATA300 PCI Card Console SCSI Processor can be downloaded from the internet and are easy to install. Manuals are available incase one experiences difficulties. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Maxtor SATA300 PCI Card Console SCSI Processor errors before installing any driver updates.