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


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 03-13-2005, 07:06 PM   #11
Fully Optimized
 
jack22's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Posts: 2,124
Default Re: serial hdd should i keep it

Spammer!!!
__________________

__________________
Because of popular demand, the great almighty sig has been changed.



............cxxxxxxc|)::::::::::::> ................
jack22 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-14-2005, 08:49 AM   #12
Daemon Poster
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Posts: 544
Default Re: serial hdd should i keep it

SATA drives are easier to install, take up less room (small cable compared to the fat thick in the way cable of the ide drives) and they run faster. Definitely keep the SATA drive. I bleive you can buy a pci controller card to install it in ur current system, instead of witing until u buy a new system. I have both 1SATA drive and i just installed my old IDE drive, man was that a bit of work gettung that thing in there. I'd much rather have another SATA drive.
__________________

__________________
AMD Athlon 64 3500+ [939 Socket] W/ ASUS "A8N-SLI Premium" (OC'd @2.4ghz) | 560W Silverstone Spider PSU | Kingston 1024 MB [512MB X2] DDR-400 PC3200 Memory | Dual MSI Nvidia GeForce 6600GT 128MB DDR3 128-bit PCIe @555/1111 in SLI | Samsung 19" LCD 930B (8ms) | Western Digital 200 GB SATA II (x2) | LG Dual Format/Double Layer 16X DVD±R/±RW + CD-R/RW Drive
d_source is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-14-2005, 09:41 AM   #13
Daemon Poster
 
zero4zero's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Posts: 563
Default Re: serial hdd should i keep it

Don't consider him as your friend!, most of us know that SATA have a faster transfer rate than IDE.
__________________
Asus P4P800 SE
Intel P4 3.2 Gig 1024 Meg PC3200 cas latency 2.5
RAID 0 2-36.7 Gig SATA WD 10,000 RPM
200 Gig WD ATI ALL-IN-WONDER 9600XT
6500 Kb bandwith Internet Connection
zero4zero is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-30-2005, 04:14 AM   #14
Beta Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Posts: 1
Default re thread: why I use windows

I use Windows (98SE, 2000) because most people who use my software do. I try to write code that will work in both Windows and Linux, and am insane about portability. At least there is now MinGW/MSYS with gcc/g++ and g77/g95 (not to mention Octave and R) that provide some portability between the platforms.
Jeffrey Owens is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-30-2005, 03:59 PM   #15
BSOD
 
Swift's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Posts: 502
Default

Don't bring back old threads. Just start your own thread.
__________________

Swift 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 02:52 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