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FirmTek SeriTek/e6G


Hardware Requirements
  • Compatible with Apple Mac Pro and late 2005 PowerMac G5 (11,2) models with an available PCI-Express slot
  • Compatible with PC's with an available PCI-Express slot
Operating Systems Supported
  • Mac OS X 10.6.x "Snow Leopard" 32-bit and 64-bit modes
    (Backward compatible with Mac OS X 10.5.x and 10.4.11)
  • Microsoft Windows 7, Vista and Windows XP
Bus Type
  • PCI-Express 2.0, One-Lane Interface
  • Backward compatible with PCI-Express 1.0
External Connectors
  • 2-port external Serial ATA (eSATA) interface connectors support up to 2 external connections (port multiplier or individual drive connections)
Drive Types Supported
  • Serial ATA hard disks
Data Transfer Rates
  • Up to 500 MBytes/second bandwidth is available via PCIe 2.0
    (All PCIe slots are PCIe 2.0 in the 2009 Mac Pro or later)
    (The only available PCIe 2.0 slot in the 2008 Mac Pro is slot 2)
  • Up to 250 MBytes/second bandwidth is available with a PCIe 1.0 bus
Drive Modes Supported
  • Serial ATA
Advanced Data Features
  • SATA 6Gb/s compliant
  • Supports SATA 6.0 Gb/s, 3.0 Gb/s and 1.5 Gb/s Hard Disks
  • Fully compliant with Serial ATA Revision 3.0 specification
  • PCI-Express Base 2.0 specification compliant
  • Supports PCI-e communication speeds of 2.5 Gbps and 5.0 Gbps
  • S.M.A.R.T application support for third party Macintosh utilities
  • Supports Apple Disk Utility RAID and JBOD hard disk configurations
  • Bus Mastering off-loads data I/O handling from CPU
  • Complete CRC error checking, offers enhanced data protection
  • Two independent data channels with external Serial ATA (eSATA) connectors
  • Automatically identifies and configures drive types
  • Supports Mac OS Port Multiplier FIS based switching
  • Supports Native Command Queuing (NCQ)
  • Low power consumption and agressive power management
  • Direct connect support: Connect up to 2 disks with a SeriTek/2EN2 enclosure
  • Port Multiplier support: up to 10 disks using SeriTek/5PM enclosures
  • Oxford 936DS/936QS and JMicron enclosure support (Requires Mac OS X 10.5.6 or higher)
Onboard Flash ROM
  • Provides easy upgrades to the latest firmware
Cables Supported
  • 7-pin shielded SATA cable, up to 2 meters in length
  • One year limited parts & labor
Physical Dimensions
  • 2.62"(L) x .3"(W) x 2.75"(H) (not including bracket)
Power Requirements
  • 5V ± 5%
  • Temperature: +5°C to +55°C (Operating), -25°C to +70°C (Non-Operating)
  • Relative humidity: 20% to 80% (Operating), 15% to 90% (Non-Operating)
EMC Compliance
  • EN55022/1998, EN55024/1998 (European Community)
  • FCC Part 15 Class B (US)