SATA to ATA Converter

Code: A05HL

SATA to ATA Converter is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 1.
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  • Easily convert SATA to PATA
  • Allows SATA storage devices ( hard drives, DVD re-writers etc) to be used on a ATA motherboard
  • 100% hardware bridge to support PC, Mac and Linux environments

Product details

SATA to ATA Converter

• Easily convert SATA to PATA• Allows SATA storage devices ( hard drives, DVD re-writers etc) to be used on a ATA motherboard• 100% hardware bridge to support PC, Mac and Linux environments

Rated 5 out of 5 by from My dvd/cd rw device packed in so I bought a new device which is Serial ATA with the only connection available on the mobo being Parallel ATA and bingo this little goody worked straight out of the packet................Ta Da Very satisfied Maplin Customer
Date published: 2014-11-11
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does this support cable select?

Asked by: wojo
I am sorry but the item in question does not support use in your intended application.
Answered by: Russell
Date published: 2015-07-17

Q- Does this product have a SATA power connector or will I need to purchase an IDE to SATA adaptor as well? - Chris Answer- This is not included ON THE REVERSE SIDE OF THE CONVERTER WHICH IS NOT PICTURED (WHY NOT)THERE IS A 7 PIN DATA CONNECTOR AND A 15 PIN POWER CONNECTOR THAT JUST PLUGS INTO A SATA HARD DISC.... USED THIS WITH MY PATA/IDE DISC CADDY WORK PERFECTLY
Asked by: eric highton
Thanks for the feedback.
Answered by: DH
Date published: 2015-07-17

Will a DVD-drive on the SATA to ATA Convertor be bootable on a Mac?
Asked by: Wolfgang
Yes the product does support that.
Answered by: DH
Date published: 2015-07-17

Your SATA to ATA convertor Code A05HL. Will this device enable me to connect an ATA hard disc to a SATA mother board. If not what would you advise. Thanks Jim Lewis
Asked by: Jim Lewis
Yes the product does support that.
Answered by: DH
Date published: 2015-07-17

Does this product have a SATA power connector or will I need to purchase an IDE to SATA adaptor as well?
Asked by: Chris
This is not included
Answered by: JK
Date published: 2015-07-17

this device fully supports a sata dvd writer and interfaces then to ide on a motherbaord is that correct
Asked by: bazer
yes that is correct (although the transer rate is reduced to IDE transfer rate from SATA)
Answered by: DM
Date published: 2015-07-17

Would I be right in assuming that I need one of these for each individual SATA device I connect?
Asked by: Darren
yes you are correct
Answered by: DM
Date published: 2015-07-17

Hi - does your SATA to ATA convertor A05HL support SATA II? Thanks, Harry
Asked by: Harry
It will but will only work at SATA-I speeds.
Answered by: LC
Date published: 2015-07-17
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Item code Item name Quantity Price
A05HL SATA to ATA Converter (1+) £3.60

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