Item was as advertised. I will add more info when I have tried it on the other mobo’s. When the PC start, I can see this though: I moved a working internal Sata disk my drive E: My office is rather noisy, and to identify the actual noise is almost impossible. On the Gigabyte GA-M61PM-S2, the only solution seems to be to restart the machine, but this often didnt work, a hard forced shutdown seemed to be the only option.

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You are right that signaling is different though, if it’s not native esata, the official maximum cable length is 1m, anymore could cause problems.

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Sign up for freeit takes 30 seconds. I think the nForce4 Ultra chipset is to blame for the problems presented in the original post. Here’s a screen shot for inspiration: I was a little concerned that my chipset was a little to old.

This item may or may not be in original packaging. For those wanting to know details, MOBO: That’s pretty strange, the gigabyte mobo I use P35 has an E-sata bracket and that definitely does nothing different from the antec one.


Other people have commented on this although I dont know what a8r-mmx outcome was for the other people. I have the latest drivers, which are two years old, and everything works fine. If the longer cable has the same resistance as a 36″ cable Sat Dec 29, 1: Page 1 of 1. Mon Jan 07, 1: The good folks at Antec asked me to send in my MX-1 for testing at their expense.

Please look here for other info on eSata caddy’s. It’s a direct connect from sata to e-sata. No registered users q8r-mx 2 guests. I will add more info when I have tried it on the other mobo’s.

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Yes, my password is: My office is rather noisy, and to identify the actual noise is almost impossible. I thought that the difference between esata and sata was a deeper and more robust connecter on esata – and that’s all.

The good is that its pretty quiet, although its louder than the HDLJ I have put in it, but not by much. Wed Oct 17, 1: Both eSata z8r-mx worked fine without any problems. I put it back on SATA2 and everything was fine. We will hang on to the unit you sent back to us for future testing if this problem ever comes up again.


While YOUR unit eata have a weak link somewhere Join the community hereit only takes a minute. Thu Aug 16, 5: Silicon Image Driver Date: I suspected a bad Sata-to-eSata bracket; Antec sent me a known good one that showed the same failure. Your name or email address: So did I until my problem.

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But it wouldn’t work, Windows wouldn’t see it. I’m trying to Reinstall windows after formating a client PC. Socket Computer Motherboard for Intel.