Whats a sata hard drive, is it a hd that you add to another one on your pc?

Answer A sata hard drive is usually an internal hard drive that you fit to the inside of your pc. sata refers not to the actual drive but the interface that is used to connect the drive. If you buy a sata... Read More »

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Difference between 256GB High Performance SATA Solid State Drive and 1TB SATA 3.0Gb/s Hard Drive with Native C?

SSD is much much faster than HDD. They are also much newer and more expensive hence why the storage sizes aren't that large. HDD uses a disk to read and write data. Whereas a SSD uses things which ... Read More »

Can I add a SATA hard drive to a PC that has an IDE hard drive?

A PC can use both SATA and IDE drives, but each one requires a different kind of connection. If your computer's motherboard has a SATA connector, you can add the drive without any additional hardwa... Read More »

Can Windows XP be loaded on a SATA hard drive without the SATA drives?

Both the 32- and 64-bit versions of Windows XP can only be installed onto a SATA hard drive if the necessary SATA drivers are installed onto the system during the setup process.References:Microsoft... Read More »

Will a SATA 2 hard drive work in a SATA 1 controller?

Yes. SATA 2 hard drives are backward compatible, which means that SATA 1 controllers will detect them. The only difference is that they will run at SATA 1 speeds rather than SATA 2 speeds. Some con... Read More »