(SAN FRANCISCO--BUSINESS WIRE--Jan. 11, 2006) G-Technology Inc. (G-Tech) announced today a high-performance FireWire 800 host bus adapter that works with the latest Power Mac G5 systems that feature PCI-Express expansion slots.
This adapter enables users to connect G-Tech G-RAID and G-DRIVE storage solutions to any new Power Mac G5 while freeing up the onboard FireWire ports for use with other peripherals including tape decks and video editing equipment such as AJA's Io.
The new G-Tech FireWire 800 PCI-Express adapter features:
- (2) External FireWire 800 ports
- 1) External FireWire 400 port
- Single-lane (x1) PCI-Express transfer rates up to 2.5 Gbps
- Supports DV, HDV, DVCPRO HD and 8-bit uncompressed video editing
- Driverless, plug and play operation under Mac OS X
- 1-year warranty
See at: Macworld San Francisco 2006 Booth 1548
Pricing and Availability
The G-Tech FireWire 800 PCI-Express adapter is available now for $129 (US MSRP). Visit G-Tech at www.g-technology.com to buy online or to find a reseller near you.
About G-Technology, Inc.
G-Technology, Inc. is a leading supplier of innovative external disk storage solutions for Macs and PCs. The company configures its products using the highest quality storage and semiconductor components to support demanding user environments. G-Tech is located in the Santa Monica Studio District in sunny Southern California, and has manufacturing facilities there and in the Far East. Headquarters is located at 1653 Stanford Street, Santa Monica, CA 90404. Tel: (310) 449-4599, Fax: (310) 449-4670, Web: http://www.g-technology.com