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How many SATA ports are currently being used in your desktop?

#11aak57Posted 8/7/2013 5:03:20 AM
...how the hell does someone get modded in a topic like this?

Anyway, 6. My SSD boot drive, 2 HDDs I use for various thing, 2 HDDs I use for backup of the other drives, and then a DVD drive.
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#12Ch3wyPosted 8/7/2013 5:11:26 AM
aak57 posted...
...how the hell does someone get modded in a topic like this?


He probably said "Boats".

Anyways I use 3. 2 HDD's and 1 DVD.
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#13ChetyrePosted 8/7/2013 5:21:47 AM
I SSD and 2 HDDs. I actually need a new HDD though, my media is growing to humongous sizes
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#14R i c kPosted 8/7/2013 5:28:15 AM
4 or 5, if you count my hotswap bay.

SSD
HDD
DVD Burner
BluRay Burner
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#15EntegyPosted 8/7/2013 5:30:36 AM
5.
First port is my ODD.
Second is my main HDD
Third is my backup HDD.
Fourth and fifth are two HDDs that make up the Storage Space my games are stored on.
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#16SnipeStarPosted 8/7/2013 7:04:49 AM
Ch3wy posted...
aak57 posted...
...how the hell does someone get modded in a topic like this?


He probably said "Boats".

Anyways I use 3. 2 HDD's and 1 DVD.


.. why did he get modded for that?
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#17SinisterSlayPosted 8/7/2013 7:07:31 AM
0, still using IDE.
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#18maybecallsPosted 8/7/2013 7:08:52 AM
2 out of 4.

HDD and optical drive. I'll probably install a second HDD in the near future.
#19Trance_Fan(Topic Creator)Posted 8/7/2013 7:45:59 AM
SinisterSlay posted...
0, still using IDE.


i remember when ide had those massive flat cables to those wrapped slim ones..the slim ones brought new heights for pc air flow lol
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#20emidasPosted 8/7/2013 7:50:41 AM
My Mobo has 6 sata ports.

1x 128GB SSD (boot drive)
1x 256GB SSD (frequently used games)
1x 2TB HDD (movie, music, less used game storage)
1x 1TB HDD (same as above)
1x Optical Drive
1 currently unused
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