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Old 03-05-2007, 04:01 AM   #1
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Does sas and sata uses same conneter ?


I want to ask does SAS and SATA hard drive connect to same connector on motherboard or use different type of connector.

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Old 03-05-2007, 06:35 AM   #2
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A SATA drive can be connected to a SAS controller but a SAS drive cannot be connected to a SAS controller.


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