SATA , non sata HDD connectivity

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  1. mohit sharma

    mohit sharma New Member

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    one query :: i had non SATA hdd samsung 40 gb 7200 rpm , can i use sata or sata 2 hdd with the old hard drive simultaneosly i.e. on other IDE ?????
     
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    No you cannot. But if you have a moderm Mobo supporting bothe IDE and SATA, you can use both.
     
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    Huh ?? Yes u can .. if ur mobo has a PATA slot .. then u can .. and mobo's have it coz otheerwise ur CD/DVD RW would be a bit useless ...
     
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