Solved I'm building a new computer and would like to know if I should connect my hard drive to Intel sata or Asmedia connectors. Tags: Connection Computers Storage Hard Drives Last response: February 14, 2014 6:09 AM in Storage Share billanderson44 February 14, 2014 2:33:45 AM Motherboard Asus Z87 Deluxe/Quad. More about : building computer connect hard drive intel sata asmedia connectors Reply to billanderson44 ahmeday2012 a b G Storage February 14, 2014 3:04:35 AM Use Intel sata ports because Asmedia ports are 3rd party connectors and the Intel one is faster than the Asmedia ones. Hope that helps Reply to ahmeday2012 m 0 l Best solution Phillip Corcoran a c 318 G Storage February 14, 2014 6:09:31 AM Also see this thread: http://www.tomshardware.co.uk/answers/id-1943417/confus... Reply to Phillip Corcoran Share Ask the community Post an answer Related resources SolvedBuilding a new computer and I want to use my old hard drive but I'm getting a new operating system Forum im building a new computer soon and i don't know if my psu should go up or down Forum old sata hard drive connected to new computer for transfer of data Forum If im connecting a hard drive from a previous computer to a new computer to prev Forum [HELP] Can i use my old Hard drive 650gb Sata to my new build computer? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !