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Serial ATA Sata Hard Drive Data Cable Lead

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If a PC doesn’t have an external SATA connection port, you can use a SATA to eSATA adapter cable to make the connection work. You shouldn't pile them up or leave them hanging on their cables, as this is likely to cause their breakdown and further data loss.

When the same drive is connected to SATA II (3 Gbps) port, read operations will be limited to 285 Mbps. Before you begin working on the interior of your computer, make sure you discharge any electrostatic charge you may have. Your primary (boot) drive should be connected to the lowest SATA port on your motherboard, unless otherwise specified in your motherboard documentation. If the item comes direct from a manufacturer, it may be delivered in non-retail packaging, such as a plain or unprinted box or plastic bag. Warning: The recommendations presented in this article assume that you have adequate skills in handling hardware.

On the other hand, if you are using a SATA cable to add additional storage to a configuration, you do not need to address the existing hard drive. Some early versions also offer the dated four-pin Molex connector (the standard used with PATA cables) but most modern SATA power cables simply offer the newer 15-pin connector. The metal lock on the connectors provides stability and a secure hold, thus increasing the quality of the data transmission and reducing interference.

receptacle incorporate features that enable the direct connection to be hot pluggable and blind mateable. Follow this guide to connect your SATA drives directly to the internal slots on the motherboard of the computer. Many different types of SATA cables are available, including products from some of the leading brands in the industry. It is also worth noting that adaptors are generally available for PC power supplies that feature alternative types of power connectors. The safest way to work inside of a computer is to wear an antistatic wrist strap while working on the computer.Touch a metal table leg or the case of your computer (do this after discharging your motherboard, as described above). Read more about the condition New: A brand-new, unused, unopened and undamaged item in original retail packaging (where packaging is applicable). Some fancy power supplies come with cables that can be detatched to make the inside of your case look neater, these are known as "modular cables".

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