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  • Overall Rating: 4
  • Price: 5
  • Quality: 4
  • Ease Of Use: 3
  • Usefulness: 5
Useful. – USB 2.0 to SATA/IDE Cable with Power Adapter Reviews

posted by ghostDancer on 02/27/2010 Certified Owner

Involvement:General (knows how to use it) - Ownership:1 week to 1 month

Pros:
It works perfectly in GNU/Linux. You can use it with HDD or with CD/DVD drives. No problems with all the disk i tested. Tha price here is half of what i found in the shops in my city for the same product.
Cons:
It has no european mains cable, but it works with an spare computer main cable.
Other:
Bottomline:
I have used it to make backups of HDD without having to install them on my computer, i've used it to connect DVD/RW drives to computers without one to make backups or to (re)install OS. Really useful to have it around when you make technical service for family and friends ;-) .

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