I need a turbo button on my hard drive

Which of these most closely matches the maximum distance of an eSATA connection?

A) 7 meters

B) 100 meters

C) 12 meters

D) 2 meters

E) If I get a red cable, maybe the data will go faster

The answer: D) 2 meters

The maximum length of an eSATA connection is about 2 meters. Internal SATA connections have a maximum distance of 1 meter.

Want to know more? Watch “Computer Interface Speeds and Distances.”

Your computer has many different interfaces, and each interface type has a different set of speed and distance standards. In this video, you’ll learn about the speeds and distances of USB, FireWire, PATA, SATA, and wireless standards.