Re: [NTLK] [OT] 1TB LaCie Ext Hard Drive FireWire400/800 and USB!!!! Crazy Price

From: David Abramowitz (
Date: Thu Jun 09 2005 - 07:06:17 PDT

On Jun 9, 2005, at 9:54 AM, Goodwin, Greg P. wrote:
> Ah, first I have heard of different speeds on Firewire. Will
> most higher speed firewire work at lesser speeds?

FW 800 and FW 400 use different ports. Machines like the PowerBook G4
have both ports available, but older machines have only FW400, which
cannot except a FW800 cable.

- Dave

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