The Tripp Lite F017-006 FireWire Cable offers reliable signal transmissions at data transfer speeds up to 800Mbps. It easily connects your four-pin FireWire (1394a) device to a nine-pin FireWire 800 (1394b) port on a computer. This FireWire cable is 6 feet long and features gold-plated connectors to provide excellent conductivity. It incorporates molded strain relief for long-lasting performance and is compatible with Apple FireWire, Sony iLink and other IEEE-1394b peripherals. This 800Mbps FireWire cable is also backward compatible with original FireWire components.