The DataPro 1394BB series cable is an
IEEE-1394 compliant cable with a 4-pin
(Type 'B') connector on both ends.
IEEE-1394 cabling provides high-speed
data transmission for digital audio and
video applications, and is designed to
reduce cabling and interface costs.
The four-pin FireWire connector is most
commonly found on portable devices, like
camcorders, laptops, and small hard drives. Its companion
connector is the larger 6-pin connector,
found on desktop computers and full-size hard drive
The unique structure of the FireWire bus
allows up to 63 devices to be
daisy-chained through a common interface, for
attaching multiple components to a single