Maxtor Unveils 300GB SATA II Hard Drive

New drive supports native command queuing and includes a 16MB buffer.

Maxtor Corp. this week announced its new line of native SATA MaXLine III hard drives. The new 7200 RPM SATA II drives offer native command queuing, a 16MB buffer and up to 300GB in capacity.

Native command queuing (NCQ) enables multi-threaded performance and allowing the drive to reorder and efficiently execute up to 32 commands for greater data throughput and maximum system performance.

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