Get to know your SATA interface
Subject: Storage | June 19, 2006 - 05:57 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
Drop by PC Mechanic to get an overview of the Serial ATA interface. Everything from how it differs from it's predecessor, PATA, and why case modders are so in love with it.
"To truly understand the power of Serial ATA, we must first understand its predecessor, Parallel ATA.
Parallel ATA (PATA) has been the standard for quite some time now, but has many problems. First, IDE
cables, as you have surely noticed, are large and very hard to arrange in cases."
Here are some more Storage reviews from around the web:
- OCZ Mini-Kart USB Flash Drive Review @ XYZ Computing
- Western Digital
Caviar SE16 500GB: Big Low-Noise Champ? @ SPCR
Muse eSATA Review on Technic3D
Muse LanDisk @ techPowerUp!
MB453SPF-B SATA Multi-Bay Backplane Module Review @ PCSTATS.com
- OCZ 1GB Mini-Kart USB Thumb
Drive @ Techgage