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Does a seagate st1000dm003 hdd drive need a power cable?


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#1 Hrxc74

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Posted 26 December 2015 - 10:23 PM

It didn't come with a manual or anything and I know it has a data cable but does it need a power cable?

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#2 Captain_Chicken

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Posted 26 December 2015 - 10:25 PM

There should be a power cable for it on the power supply unit.

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#3 richcbro

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Posted 27 December 2015 - 04:34 AM

SSD or HDD need a SATA power cable, it should be comes with your power supply. If you can't find the power cable and your PSU has 4 pin connector, use a SATA power adapter.


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Posted 27 December 2015 - 12:38 PM

You need something like that

 

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Adapter looks something like that (in case your PSU has no SATA connectors)

 

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Edited by Drillingmachine, 27 December 2015 - 12:38 PM.





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