Newer Technology ( has announced an eSATA to USB 3.0 adapter to serve as a link between existing eSATA interface-equipped external drives and the new USB 3.0-equipped MacBook and MacBook Airs introduced
last week.

The US$29.95 MSRP adapter has been benchmark test proven to deliver over 240MB/second real-world data rate performance from a variety of NewerTech and OWC eSATA interface equipped solution. There’s no special software or drivers to install.

The NewerTech eSATA to USB 3.0 Adapter is available immediately at and comes with a one-year warranty. It’s compatible
with Mac OS X 10.2.8 and later and with Windows 2000 and later PCs.