Go Back   Computer Forums > General Computing > Hardware
Click Here to Login
Join Computer forums Today


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 06-02-2011, 11:32 AM   #1
Baseband Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Posts: 45
Default pci sata card

If computer have only IDE connectors inside, will pci sata card work?
__________________

t1587 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-02-2011, 11:53 AM   #2
Daemon Poster
 
Dngrsone's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: 'Murica
Posts: 951
Default Re: pci sata card

I'm assuming that you want to put a SATA drive into that machine. In that case, yes. There are also IDE-SATA adapters you could use.
__________________

__________________
Civility, Substance, Subtlety, Style: Success
Dngrsone is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-02-2011, 03:53 PM   #3
JCB
Daemon Poster
 
JCB's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Posts: 1,302
Default Re: pci sata card

As above, you can buy a PCI Sata card and connect the SATA hard-drive to there, This is the best option as the PCI Card can support the full speed of the SATA drive

The 2nd option is to buy an IDE to SATA connector, but the SATA wont be able to run at full speed because theres not enough bandwidth with the IDE connection
JCB is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:07 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0