Monday, March 14, 2011
We found how to make use of a 2.5" SATA Hard Disk commonly used in Laptop in an normal Desktop.
|Conventional SATA HDD used in Laptops|
We need to first understand the connector requirements.
|SATA connector on the Laptop HDD|
|SATA Power cable|
|SATA Looks like this on the normal 3.5" HDD|
|This would not work for 2.5" HDD|
|These are the Cables needed for the 2.5" HDD|
CAUTION: People Suggest Snipping off the Yellow Wire (+12V) if you want to be safe. (NOT TESTED). Also this technique might Harm your HDD if its in compatible to the Power connector.
Thus Keeping this in mind we have the connection:
|And this is the Final Setup how it looks like.|
Good Luck Modding !!