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Maplin Firewire 1394a 9 Pin Male to 6 Pin Male Cable 1.5m


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About this product


  • Up to 400 Mbps transfer speed
  • Firewire 1394a and 1394b compliant
  • Full cable shielding

Product overview

• Up to 400 Mbps transfer speed
• Firewire 1394a and 1394b compliant
• Full cable shielding
• Durable and highly flexible outer jacket
• 5 Year Warranty

Firewire, also known as IEEE1394, is a high speed data cable used to transfer digital data between computer devices. It is commonly used to connect hard disc drives and DV digital video cameras to Laptops and PC tower units.
This cable adapts 9 pin Firewire 800 to a 6 pin Firewire 400 connection, and will support a maximum transfer rate of 400mbps.

The Maplin Computer Cable Range – Solid cable construction with market leading technologies as standard.
Our Maplin cables are fully compliant with the latest industry standards, delivering quality data, video and audio signals across a vast range of connectors and dedicated adapters.
Hard wearing cable construction with compact cable connectors combine with a Maplin 5 year warranty, to deliver hard wearing cables convenient for use day in, day out.

Rated 4 out of 5 by from Does the job It's a firewire 800-400 cable. It connects my firewire 400 interface to my firewire 800 port on my mac. I am happy.
Date published: 2017-05-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Firewire Cable I bought this cable a couple of weeks ago and was able to transfer data from an old firewire drive to my laptop
Date published: 2018-02-26
Rated 4 out of 5 by from works fine Email was inaccurate cable only available after 5d
Date published: 2018-01-03
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H,i I want the Apple Thunderbolt male to Firewire 800 female adapter, will this cable fit the Apple adapter Thunderbolt Male/Firewire Female 800/Firewire Male 800 to Firewire 400. it's just the end connection looks like it will not fit the Apple unit.

Asked by: Steve B
You need one of these to convert thunderbolt to firewire. then the correct firewire cable based on your target device.
Answered by: Les
Date published: 2016-08-22
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