1. T

    Problem with sata hard drive

    I wanted to say thank you for letting me join this wonderful group of guys and girls. Ok here is my question I use this for school I have two drives in my system they are connected to sata 1 and sata 2 my one tb is on sata 1 250 gb is sata 2 Got this computer from a friend board and...
  2. Mystikhol9

    USB 3.0 to SATA adapter needed?

    So I'm finally installing my 840 EVO and I noticed in the instructions it shows a usb3.0 to sata adapter to install the drivers before installing the drive into your system. No adapter came with the drive, so, I checked Samsung's installation videos and they show the same thing. So do I need it...
  3. joshjaks

    Understanding Sata IDE Combined Mode

    Hey, guys. I've come off a long string of troubleshooting things and finally got some stuff figured out. My refurb drives came in and I got everything working smoothly again. It wasn't like that at first and long story short, the culprit was a tiny BIOS setting called SATA IDE Combined Mode...
  4. A

    help again ( front panel SATA connector)

    HAF X 942 has front panel SATA, i have sabortooth x79 motherboard, can someone help me with where to plug it in? ATA SATA 6Gb/s 1/2 brown,,,,,,, ATA SATA 3Gb/s 3-6 black,,,,,,, or ATA SATA 6Gb/s E1/E2 gray,,,,,, also, knowing the differance will help with the sata hard drive, SSD drive, and...
  5. TeeBlack

    Swiftech 8 way splitter now with Sata connector (no more molex)

    8-Way PWM splitter box with sata connection - Rouchon Industries Inc., dba Swiftech - PC Liquid Cooling Systems CPU Cooler VGA Water Block Heatsink Pump Radiator Heat Exchanger Kit It seems Swiftech listened to its customers and delivered! "Swiftech® announces the release of the 8-Way PWM...
  6. L

    Intel Skylake 14nm CPUs have PCI - Express 4.0 , DDR4 and SATA Express
  7. CaddyGuy420

    MSI Big Bang-X Power II VS. ASRock Extreme 11 Selection Question

    Question: Do you think It would be better to go with the ASRock Extreme 11 or get the MSI Big Bang-X Power II with a PCI-E addon card for additional SATA ports on a LGA2011 build? The Setup: I have a hard drive switch that I made for switching boot drives to swtich between 3 boot drives. So...
  8. automaton

    hows this sata cable look

    C2G 7-Pin 180 1-Device Serial ATA Cable - 18" 10152 B&H is this a good company and is this length appropiate? for my upcoming samsung 840 pro
  9. AZ-J

    I need more SATA ports! How do I add 9 of them?

    I am planning to build a server with a Rosewill case that holds 15 HDDs. My M/B has six SATA ports, plus 2 RAID SATA ports. How can I add nine SATA ports to the Asus Sabertooth 990FX M/B? I have one PCI slot and one mini PCI slot (PCIe) so I can add on 2 Cards. I also have 2-3 PCI Express...
  10. Doctor_Death

    Verbatim Sata III 120GB SSD Sale

    Hi Guys! As you all know we reviewed the Verbatim Sata III 120GB SSD awhile back and it received our Editors Choice Award. Well, Verbatim has a sale going on right now, where you can buy their Sata III 120GB SSD for only $74.99 Just click on this link: Wireless Daily Deal, 1 Sale A Day and...
  11. Skyguy

    Verbatim SATA II 128GB

    Today we will be reviewing the Verbatim SATA II 128GB. While this drive isn't going to set any records what it does do is give a nice entry level SSD for those using the SATA II interface. Click Verbatim SATA II 128GB for the full review.
  12. Skyguy

    Verbatim SATA III 120GB

    Async SSDs can provide as much as $100 in savings verses a SSD that uses synchronous (Sync) NAND of the same capacity. The Verbatim SATA III 120GB is one such SSD, so let's see if the performance and price are a winner. Click Verbatim SATA III 120GB for the full review.
  13. L

    Audio boost with silver SATA cable

    WireDream claims audio boost with silver SATA cable |
  14. Skyguy

    Plextor M3 256GB SATA III

    The Plextor M3 256GB SATA III contains an updated Marvell controller that continues to use a SATA 6G interface, which is able to take advantage of the insane speeds offered by the new standard. At a 256GB capacity, this drive is surprisingly affordable and very fast, satisfying the top...
  15. Skyguy

    SanDisk Extreme 240GB SATA III

    The SanDisk Extreme 240GB SSD comes with a larger capacity on the SandForce controller. Is it faster with the new firmware and NAND configuration? Well, we will save the suspense and start off by telling you this is the fastest SATA III drive we have tested to date. Click...
  16. Skyguy

    SanDisk Extreme 120GB SATA III

    The SanDisk Extreme 120GB SATA II SSD has a new NAND configuration and Firmware, along with SanDisk's unique flash know-how, have produced a beast of a drive and it's also inexpensive now for the very affordable price of $160. Click SanDisk Extreme 120GB SATA III for the full review.
  17. Skyguy

    Patriot Pyro SE 240GB SATA 3

    The Pyro SE is Patriot's mid-range SSD, bringing SandForce innards to those who want a respectable price tag but don't want to compromise on performance. Click for the full review.
  18. C

    Pci-e sata iii

    Would it be possible to use this card on my P6T and then buy a SATA III SSD? I need a quick reply, thanks!
  19. P

    Asus P6X58-E Pro

    Does anyone know of any problems with the Asus P6X58-E Pro? I saw on NewEgg the 6 Gb/s SATA ports do not support hard drives, could someone confirm this?
  20. obamaliar

    Is the m4 128 the fastest sata 3 drive?

    From what I can tell so far the answer is yes! For some reason its faster than even the 512gb drive. I challenge anyone to to show a single sata drive score higher than this I consider as ssd to be the best benchmark for measuring ssd performance so any other benches especially atto are...