So you need to add an additional hard drive to your system but don't have any SATA ports left? Well, the Rosewill RC-209 controller card will provide all the ports you need. Providing 4 internal SATA ports and 2 external ports, it will help you expand all you want. Rosewill special design allows two modes of operation. Mode one: You can choose 4 internal SATA ports operation. Mode two: You can choose 2 internal + 2 external SATA ports operation for connecting your enclosures and SATA devices
An optional feature includes RAID and the RC-209 can support RAID in the following modes: RAID 0(striping), RAID_( 1(mirroring), RAID5(Parity RAID), RAID 0+_ +1 (mirroring+striping) and Concatenation modes. The RC-209 also provides an additional feature. The card can fit either a tower or a low profile desktop chassis, just make sure whether the motherboard will accept an add- in controller cardhave a free PCI slot. Last, but not least, the RC-209 includes drivers for most Windows operating systems including Windows 98SE/ ME/2000/XP.
- Serial ATA with RAIDThe revolutionary Serial ATA 1.5 Gb/s interface provides scalable performance for storage devices. SATA technology enables easy-to-install, high-performance and low-power hard drives. Four SATA ports support RAID 0, RAID 1 and RAID 0+1 for better performance and/or data security.
- External SATA PortsWith two external SATA ports on the bracket panel for easy setup and hot-pluggability, backup photos, videos and more multimedia content in external devices with ease.