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Old 08-01-2005, 12:56 PM   #1
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Could some one please tell me what that difference between Serial ATA and IDE hard drives are?

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They use different Connectors, but from what I've heard ATA hdd's are faster then IDE but you have to amek sure your motherboard supports them..


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My motherboard is an MSI Neo4 Platinum SLI, which one does this support?
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It supports both cause I own the Same motherboard and I'm goign to end up getting a 200gig Seagate Serial ATA harddrive.

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Looks like im going for an ATA one then.
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good choice.


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read up on how to load your OS on it ... that is if you're using it for that. You'll need your SATA drivers from MSI.
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