I want to replace my hard drive....is ATA-6 the same interface as SATA??
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8/5/06 at 9:58pm
Originally Posted by oPossum
ATA-6 is limited to Parallel ATA (PATA) also known as IDE, ATAPI or simply ATA.
ATA-7 spec includes both PATA and SATA!
The ATA-n documents just set standards that the drive and computer can implement. They define many interfaces and speeds.