Are SATA drives really just IDE drive but with a different type connector on the end?

Discussion in 'Computer Support' started by philo, Feb 24, 2008.

  1. philo

    philo Guest

    "Spin" <> wrote in message
    news:...
    > Gurus,
    >
    > Are SATA drives really just IDE drive but with a different type connector

    on
    > the end?
    >




    There is a difference

    http://ezinearticles.com/?ATA-vs-SATA&id=8599


    However the SATA drives currently do not greatly out-perform a good
    ATA100/133 drive
     
    philo, Feb 24, 2008
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  2. philo

    Spin Guest

    Gurus,

    Are SATA drives really just IDE drive but with a different type connector on
    the end?

    --
    Spin
     
    Spin, Feb 24, 2008
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  3. philo

    burris Guest

    Re: Are SATA drives really just IDE drive but with a different typeconnector on the end?

    philo wrote:
    > "Spin" <> wrote in message
    > news:...
    >> Gurus,
    >>
    >> Are SATA drives really just IDE drive but with a different type connector

    > on
    >> the end?
    >>

    >
    >
    >
    > There is a difference
    >
    > http://ezinearticles.com/?ATA-vs-SATA&id=8599
    >
    >
    > However the SATA drives currently do not greatly out-perform a good
    > ATA100/133 drive
    >
    >


    I'll second that thought..
     
    burris, Feb 24, 2008
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