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Run a PC HDD via USB on your laptop or PC

       You have a PC HDD that you want to use on your laptop. No worries in this tutorial I’m gonna show you how to use your PC HDD on your laptop via usb

What you will need

  • You'll need a kit that you can buy from amazon. It's called "
    SATA/PATA/IDE Drive to USB 2.0 Adapter Converter Cable for Hard Drive Disk"
  • So why this kit (Why not Sata to Usb cable only)
  • The thing is PC HDD used both 5 volt and 12 volt , and USB provides only 5 volt , so you'll need another source for 12 volt
  • This kit is all you need to run PC HDD on via USB 
  • Contents of that kit : :
    1. USB to IDE/SATA cable
    2. SATA Cable/SATA Power Connector
    3. Power adapter (AC110V-240V)
    4. Power cord
    5. CD Driver