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02-12-2003, 01:29 AM
Well... I'm not a newbie, but as you might notice from my posts, I've been out of the hardware loop for about 3 years. (;

So, here's my question:

Will an ATA 133 cable connect my Serial ATA drive to my Serial ATA connection on my motherboard?

The reason why I'm asking is because I'm looking for a rounded cable to run from my HD to my MB.

Please help! Thank you!

02-12-2003, 01:34 AM
No ya'll need a SerialATA cable to do that. ;)

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02-12-2003, 05:58 AM
You rock Wiggo.

Any idea where I could get a round Serial ATA cable?

02-12-2003, 06:48 AM
serial ata cables are already very thin and flat, so there is no need for a 'rounded' sata cable

02-14-2003, 09:06 AM
Once again, thanks!

Alright, so maybe I'm a reborn newbie. :(

Anyhow, glad to hear that about the cable.

Next question: Where can I find the cheapest price on a 3.06 p4? What is the cheapest you guys have heard of someone getting it for?

02-14-2003, 10:01 AM
Now that depends on which country ya in. ;)

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02-16-2003, 01:34 AM
For US use
also PriceGrabber.com I think it might be less US centric.

resellerratings.com to make sure reseller wont rip you off.

S-ATA cable pict.

02-19-2003, 05:51 AM
The cheapest I have found a 3.06 for in Canada wasa about $1050 canadian if that helps.