Sharkoon SATA QuickPort Pro LAN makes SATA Hard drives, Storage cards
und USB devices LAN compatible / HDD Docking station for 2.5" and 3.5"
SATA Hard drives / with integrated USB Hub and card reader / PC access
through eSATA or USB / MSRP 49.99 euros. Sharkoon is expanding their
"SATA QuickPort" hard drive adapter series with a brand new model: the
already available QuickPort Pro version, with an integrated USB hub and
card reader, now also provides a LAN port so all users within a local
network are accessible to the connected media.
The QuickPort series currently includes eight models, each with
different features for different requirements. All Sharkoon QuickPorts
allow direct and convenient access to SATA hard drives. The compact yet
sturdy QuickPort table adapters are equipped with a series of slots for
SATA drives in both the 2.5" and 3.5" formats. A clamping mechanism,
with suitable space for smaller notebook drives, offer two types of
secure grip. The disks are simply plugged into the QuickPort with the
computer immediately recognizing the device as an authorized drive.
After use, the drive can be easily removed by utilizing the eject
The PRO version has an integrated USB hub with two front USB 2.0 ports
and a card reader for SD, SDHC, MMC, and MS formats. The USB hub and
card reader are both connected via the USB to a computer or notebook
with the hard drives being able to alternatively connect through the
fast eSATA interface.
In addition, the latest Pro LAN model now offers a fast Ethernet interface to the associated SATA hard drives, memory
Also, the QuickPort will link all involved computers with the installed
server software to the network. Through the software menu, the
individual user can connect the device to their own computer and access
it as though it were connected to the local PC. Users can use this
device to grasp another member who is blocked into the network. If
necessary, the USB device can be easily restarted by utilizing the
provided reset button.
The Sharkoon SATA QuickPort Pro LAN comes supplied with a Tool-CD
including brief instructions, power supply, patch cable, USB cable, and
a eSATA cable.
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