The description mainly talks about USB-connected MiniPCI cards. I know it says SSD
, but I think that is wishful thinking on part of the description writer.
for the Mini 9 is connected to a PATA controller on the motherboard. The MiniPCIe form factor is there for convenience and cost savings. Even the USB pins, normally available for MiniPCIe, are not hooked up in the Mini9 and the Mini-compatible SSDs don't use them. (The RunCore SSD
for the Asus Eee does, as the Eee wires those pins for USB, but I don't know if you can access the SSD