NitroAV today announced the release of its latest “SATAStar Series” 3G/sec SATA II PCIe combo eSATA host adapter with external and internal ports. The 3-Port PCIe SATAStar is based on Silicon Images (SiI) 3132 chipset with drivers available for Mac OS X, Windows, Linux and Novell Netware operating systems. This PCIe host adapter is designed for optimum performance with multiple commands for each port which are loaded into on-chip memory eliminating the need for host CPU intervention and minimizing PCI bus usage. Command execution engines dramatically reduce latency between commands, ensuring that drives stay fully loaded with queued commands. The 3-Port NitroAV PCIe “SATAStar” SATA II 3Gb/s Professional Host Adapter is priced at US$59.95.