serial ata

Discussion in 'General Hardware' started by wyrlwyn, Dec 17, 2002.

  1. wyrlwyn

    wyrlwyn Guest

    all the serial ata converters i see have an extra 5v plug on them. does that mean i would have to plug the power supply into the hard drive and converter card as well, or just the converter card?
     
  2. RabidPenguin

    RabidPenguin Guest

    Serial ATA drives are bus Powered. You will only need to plug power into the Adapter.