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Best Value SERIAL ATA CABLE 0.4m

Best Value SERIAL ATA CABLE 0.4m

Product overview

Discontinued

Delivery

Standard 3-5 working days

The concept of Best Value is to offer customers the best value product, sourced from a variety of manufacturers all over the world, in any given category, at any point in time. The products selected for our Best Value range are carefully evaluated in terms of price, performance and manufacturing quality before they make it onto our website. Although certainly a 'value' brand, Best Value products are never inferior quality... just superb value for money.

Description

Serial ATA (or SATA) has been designed as a replacement for the existing 40 way IDE cable, the SATA connector and cable are smaller (which improves air circulation), with a reduced operating voltage and pin amount (7 as opposed to 40), the current data transfer rate is ATA-150 (1.5Gbps).

Specifications

Summary

Colour
Red
Length
0.4

Customer reviews

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5* Cheap and Cheerful
Reviewed by Romesh on 19/06/2007
Not much else to be said, it does the job and costs next to nothing.
5* Does the job
Reviewed by Dan Houghton on 09/01/2007
Powers my new SATA hard disk fine, but a warning to other owners of Dell Dimension 5100's and other computers with hard disk trays near the case: The cable sticks out a good few centimetres - I can't put the case back together as this cable is in the way.
5* Does what it says on the tin..
Reviewed by Lee on 19/03/2007
Great little cable. Works perfectly. Don't waste your money on more expensive cables when this one does the job!
5* Caution Dell Dimension E520 owners
Reviewed by Mark on 02/04/2007
As noted by Dan, the cable functions electrically perfectly well and is good value. However, I also ran into the problem with closing the side panel , but this was on a Dell Dimension E520. Dell use a right-angle cable for their pre-fitted drive.
3* Misleading Description
Reviewed by Barry on 31/05/2007
The description includes the words "The IDE adaptor allows backwards compatibility with existing IDE..". This is misleading as there is no IDE adaptor, just a plain and simple SATA cable. The description should read " An IDE adaptor would, if purchased separately, ....".
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