The StarTech.com ESATA6 Shielded External eSATA Cable offers a high-quality connection between your desktop or laptop computer and an external SATA storage devices. It allows you to externalize the impressive capabilities offered by Serial ATA. This external hard drive cable is compliant with Serial ATA III specifications and has a fast data-transfer rate of up to 6 Gbps. Its robust design offers durable performance and its user friendly connection makes it easy to use. This eSATA hard drive cable features one 7-pin male eSATA connector on the first end and one 7-pin male eSATA connector on the other end. The long length allows for flexible connection options around your workstation.