updated 08:50 am EDT, Thu June 29, 2006
MaxUpgrades today announced the availability of a newer version of its MaxConnect, featuring an auxiliary cooling fan for disk drive cooling. The company's MaxConnect is an internal hard disk drive mounting solution that allows three additional hard disk drives to be installed in G5 Power Macintosh CPU Bay. The newly designed MaxConnect is compatible with all G5 Power Macintosh Series Models (PCI/PCI-X & PCI Express) and is made from aluminum as well as machined from single piece. It features a unique base mount for anchoring disk drives to the G5 chassis, guide pins for easy removal and insertion of the disk drives, and can be used to leverage multiple data channels via any SATA controller. It ships with optional power cables, SATA Data Cable and Serial ATA Controller cards. Prices start at $75.