High Performance Universal I/O with Data Rates up to 800 Mbps. Designed around Plug & Play and Hot Swap technologies, the IEEE 1394B port is used to handle Bandwidth intensive fast serial devices, such as Digital Video Camcorders, High esolution Digital Cameras, HDTV, Set-Top Boxes, Hard Disks, DVD-ROM Drives, Networking, Printers and Scanners.
FireWire also supports compressed / uncompressed Video support. Up to 63 devices may be connected on a single bus segment, but bus segments may be bridged together, making it possible to connect many multiples of 63 devices.
Also ideal for Apple Target Disk Mode between a new Mac with IEE1394B / Firewire 800 and an older model with IEE1394A
9 Pin - 6 Pin data cable