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Old June 26, 2010, 03:37 PM
Zero82z Zero82z is offline
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Originally Posted by sswilson View Post
First off.... other than the high-end HDDs which support SataIII speeds, is there any benefit to using the 6 Gb cable(s)?
Nope. Especially since there's no benefit to SATA3 at all when it comes to HDs, since they aren't fast enough to even come close to saturating a SATA2 bus.
Originally Posted by sswilson View Post
Second.... somebody suggested that there is a difference between the performance of different brands of Sata II cables.... has anybody else come across this?
Nope. Cables are cables, and SATA is a digital signal, so it either works or it doesn't. There's no in-between as far as cables go.
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