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Thread: P8P67 mobo question SATA

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    Default P8P67 mobo question SATA

    I see that the board comes with Marvel SATA ports. While the others are Intel. Whats the difference? I currently have my HD in the Intel port and my Optical drive in the Marvel. Is there a rhyme or reason to these?

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    Default Re: P8P67 mobo question SATA

    intel ports are considered to be superior in speed/reliability
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    Default Re: P8P67 mobo question SATA

    Also the manual will tell you NOT to plug optical drives in the Marvel ports.

    But Intel = reliability/performance. Also don't plug SSDs into the Marvel ports either.

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