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SATA CABLE QUALITY LENGTH SIZE MATTER?

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Is there a certain brand of sata cables that are better then others? Im looking at sata III cables and wondering how much of a difference they make and how length has any affect?
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there is no noticeable difference bro, it's either working or not working.
post #3 of 6
Up to 3ft your fine. http://www.maximumpc.com/article/features/your_sata_cable_slowing_down_your_data_transfers_max_pc_investigates

SATA cables are the same, no difference b/w marketed SATA 1,2, or 3.

I ordered mine from monoprice and had no issues.

http://www.monoprice.com/products/search.asp?keyword=SATA+CABlE&x=0&y=0
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They have some nice prices and selection. Thanks:thumb:
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Nvm. Sean posted that link already.
 
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Up to 3m your fine. http://www.maximumpc.com/article/features/your_sata_cable_slowing_down_your_data_transfers_max_pc_investigates
SATA cables are the same, no difference b/w marketed SATA 1,2, or 3.
I ordered mine from monoprice and had no issues.
http://www.monoprice.com/products/search.asp?keyword=SATA+CABlE&x=0&y=0


Interesting article, thanks for that. Good to know on the distance, i had a potential 4ft run i was going to have to do and was wondering if it would be ok lol
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