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.
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