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Old February 8, 2012, 04:18 PM
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What are the cables i will need to run this drive?


Newegg.com - Refurbished: Western Digital Caviar Blue RFHWD3200AAJS 320GB 7200 RPM 8MB Cache SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive
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Old February 8, 2012, 04:21 PM
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A sata data cable, free sata port on your mobo and a not in use (aka "free") sata power cable on your power supply.
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Will a 6GB/s SATA cord work on a 3gb/s Hard Drive?
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Old February 8, 2012, 05:13 PM
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Old February 8, 2012, 06:19 PM
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Yup they are backwards compatible. In fact I usually use 6'ers instead of the older 3'ers regardless of the storage unit....as they are a higher grade cable...and it makes things sooo much easier only having to have ONE pile of cables instead of TWO. ;)
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