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Old 04-05-2009, 04:10 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by hefemeister View Post
did not see the post about the new board.
not oem and looks like it comes with 2 sata cables. - Computer Parts, PC Components, Laptop Computers, Digital Cameras and more!
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Old 04-05-2009, 06:43 PM   #12 (permalink)
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I'd like to confirm that I don't have to purchase any extra SATA cables at the moment. This is my build:

CPU - AMD Phenom II X3 720 2.8GHz 3 x 512KB L2 Cache 6MB L3 Cache Socket AM3 95W Triple-Core Black Processor - Processors - Desktops

Motherboard - BIOSTAR TFORCE TA790GX 128M AM2+/AM2 AMD 790GX HDMI ATX AMD Motherboard - AMD Motherboards

CPU Cooler - Sunbeam CR-CCTF 120 mm Core-Contact Freezer CPU Cooler W/TX-2 - CPU Fans & Heatsinks

RAM - G.SKILL PI Black 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 800 (PC2 6400) Dual Channel Kit Desktop Memory - Desktop Memory

Video Card - SAPPHIRE 100259-1GL Radeon HD 4870 1GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFire Supported Video Card - Desktop Graphics / Video Cards

Hard Drive - Western Digital Caviar Green WD10EADS 1TB 32MB Cache SATA 3.0Gb/s Hard Drive - Internal Hard Drives

Optical Drive - LG Black 22X (CAV) DVD+R 8X DVD+RW 16X DVD+R DL 22X (CAV) DVD-R 6X DVD-RW 12X DVD-RAM 16X DVD-ROM 48X CD-R 32X CD-RW 48X CD-ROM 2MB Cache SATA 22X DVD±R DVD Burner - CD / DVD Burners

Power Supply - CORSAIR CMPSU-750TX 750W ATX12V / EPS12V SLI Ready CrossFire Ready 80 PLUS Certified Active PFC Compatible with Core i7 Power Supply - Power Supplies

Case - Antec Three Hundred Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case - Computer Cases

My mobo should come with 2 SATA cables, according to BIOSTAR's website. I think I only need two cables, one for the optic drive and one for the hard drive. Am I correct?

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You are correct.

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It does come with 2, they are orange, and have locking mechanisms. I hate the color, but they are pretty functional. And you are correct. You will need more later if you want to add optical drives/hard drives.
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Thanks a lot, guys. I'd be lost without ya!

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