Mini SAS SFF-8087 Male Computer Drive Cables and Adapters
There are a wide variety of computer drive cables and adapters available depending on the type of computer drive requiring connection. Mini SAS SFF-8087 male computer drive cables and adapters are ideal for connecting hard disk drives and SSD drives in both desktop computers and server computers.
Serial attached SCSI cables allow fast data transfer between computer storage devices. They enable you to connect multiple data storage disks from traditional SATA hard drives to eSATA drives or set up a RAID system, which provides you with a secure and reliable way to store all your data on multiple disks as backup.
Benefits and features of mini serial attached SCSI cables
Mini SAS cables and adapters are used in both personal computing in home desktop environments and large scale servers for connecting multiple disk drives. Mini SAS computer drive cables typically support the connection of up to four SATA drives, offering access to greater storage capacities and easy expansion in the future when more storage space is required.
Mini serial attached SCSI cables feature fast data transfer rates. They enable high throughput of data transfer, access and retrieval ensuring a faster working experience with some cables able to transfer data up to 12GB per second, per lane whilst 6GB and 10GB transfer rates are more common.
Additionally, many mini SAS cables and adapters come with latching SATA connectors that ensure your cables or adapters won't accidentally become disconnected at any point. These latching connectors can be found as front latching or side latching. Cables vary in length depending on your needs and they range in length from as short as 50cm to 18inches to 3 feet of cable.
Many mini SAS computer drive cables and adapters are 'Restriction of Use of Hazardous Substances' (RoHS) compliant. Look out for this compliance label as this ensures the cable doesn't contain any harmful substances such as lead or cadmium.
Mini serial attached SCSI (SAS) cables come in standard 26 pin and 36 pin varieties, including internal and external four lane connectors.