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HighPoint Technologies RocketU USB 3.0 Add-On Card for Mac Pro Platforms Model RU1144BM

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  • USB 3.0
  • Up to 5.0 Gbps Data Transfer Rate

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The RocketU 1144BM is a second Generation PCI-E 2.0 x4 USB 3.0 HBA designed for Apple Mac Pro's and Mac OS X 10.7.4.
RocketU 1144B HBAs benefit from a 2 ounce (oz) copper PCB layer for robust transfer performance and improved energy efficiency. The four Dedicated 5Gb/s USB Ports deliver 20Gb/s of transfer bandwidth, and are optimized for todays fastest USB 3.0 HDD and SSD's, storage docks, and enclosures.
Built-in RAID technology and an intuitive Web-based Management interface support a variety of storage configurations including RAID 0, 1, and JBOD.

Learn more about the HighPoint Technologies, Inc. RU1144BM


HighPoint Technologies


USB CardBus
External USB Ports
4x USB Ports
USB 3.0
Data Transfer Rate
Up to 5.0 Gbps
Operating Systems Supported
Mac OS X 10.5 - 10.7.4
Data Transfer Rate: Up to 5Gb/s per port
Number of Device Ports: 4x USB 3.0 ports
Host Bus Interface: PCI-Express 2.0 x4
Device Connector Type: USB 3.0 Type-A
Devices Supported: Support up to 2 external USB HDD/SSD, flash drives or Enclosures
Physical Form Factor: Low Profile
RAID Features Suite:
HotPlug and HotSwap support
Larger than 2 TB drive support
Configuration Management Suites: User friendly Browser-based Management Interface
Monitoring and Management Support: Event Log
Certification Approval: FCC, CE
Host Bus Interface PCI-Express 2.0 x4
Number of Device Ports 4x USB 3.0
Connector Type Type-A
Transfer Bandwidth: 20Gb/s
Form factor: Full Height
Retail Box Dimensions: 7.76" L x 6.81" W x 1.18" H
Retail Box Weight: 0.50 lbs.


Four USB 3.0 ports with Type-A connectors for easy data access

Supports RAID 0, 1, JBOD

Super Speed USB 3.0: 5 Gb/s per USB port

20Gb/s transfer bandwidth

Optimized for external USB drives and drive enclosures

Backwards compatible with USB 2.0 & 1.1

Hot-Swap and Hot-Plug

Compliant with xHCI (Extensible Host Controller Interface) Specification

OS X 10.5 - 10.7.4
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  • Limited Warranty period (parts): 1 year
  • Limited Warranty period (labor): 1 year
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    • Return for refund within: 30 days
    • Return for replacement within: 30 days
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