Use your extisting Firewire 400 cables (6 pin) with this new Firewire adapter to connect Firewire 400 devices to a Firewire 800 port. Safe your money. It's not necessary to by new cables. Just plug it in between .... The adapter is recommended for all users of the new Apple MacBook Pro.
small adapter for IEEE 1394b/a plugs
9 pin connector male to
6 pin connector female
converts Firewire 800 to Firewire 400
IEEE1394b to IEEE1394a
for PC and Apple Mac / MacBook Pro
For more information about IEEE-1394 have a look to our FAQ pages: www.firewire-infos.de (only in German language).