What do I need install the second hard drive HP PAVILION: p6633w

What do I need install the second hard drive HP PAVILION: p6633w?

donp815 wrote:

What do I need install the second hard drive HP PAVILION: p6633w?


You need two cables, one is a sata cable:

http://www.play.com/PC/PCs/4-/30305659/706331346/STARTech-com-6in-SATA-to-right-angle-SATA-serial-ATA-cable-female-SATA-female-SATA-6-inch-red/ListingDetails.html?_%24JA=TSID:13315% 7Ccat: 30305659% 7Cprd: 30305659 & kw = {keyword}

This cable is only for data and connect the hard drive to the SATA connector on the motherboard.

The other cable is energy:


It connects the hard drive to the PSU.

You can also buy a combo like this cable:


All you have to do is to connect the hard drive and that's it. Make sure that the main drive with the operating system is connected to the primary SATA connector (I think there are the numbers 1, 2, 3...)

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