Solved I need to buy a new computer but I also need to take 2 hard drives out of the old one Tags: Computers Storage Hard Drives Standard Last response: June 15, 2014 11:41 PM in Storage Share zulubanshee June 15, 2014 11:35:10 PM What should I look for in terms of specifications? I don't know what kind of hard drives they are exactly, but I think they are "standard" and they were cheap. Both were bought in the last 6 months. More about : buy computer hard drives Reply to zulubanshee Best solution fricklesmn a b G Storage June 15, 2014 11:41:16 PM purchased in last 6 months puts them 99.9% as SATA hard drives, meaning any new computer you buy will need to have 4 total SATA ports or more (as the new computer will use 2 SATA ports, 1 for HDD and 1 for ODD) and you want to add your 2 hard drives Reply to fricklesmn Share Ask the community Post an answer Related resources Solvedhow do i take stuff off my old hard drive and put it into an external storage device to put onto a new computer Forum Solvedhow do i take stuff off my old hard drive and put it into an external storage device to put onto a new computer Forum Buying a new PC. Need help figuring out how much my old one is worth Forum Old computer crapped out , need to build a new one Forum SolvedI need to take change one storage drive to 3 and install RAID 5 without having to touch my OS drive (it is a 2nd drive running Forum SolvedAfter building my new computer selling old one and keeping hard drive.... Forum Two Hard Drives, One New and One Old, in One New Computer Forum SolvedCan I take the HDD out of my old desktop and put it in my new computer and still be able to use window 7? Forum Can i take the linux hard drive out of one computer and put it in another Forum SolvedInstalled a old hard drive into my new computer ( 2 hard drives now). Forum Solveddo i need to reformat my old hard disk (OS) when buying a new pc? Forum hello i have a gateway laptop thats about 1.1/2 years old i bought new and the hard drive needs to be replaced .i was going to Forum Need help ASAP getting 500kbs/sec on data transfer from 2 year old laptop to brand new external hard drive. Forum Solvedhard drive died need help getting new one Forum My hard drive shook my computer - need a new one Forum SolvedHow would I take old laptop hard drives' and implement into new completely different laptop? Forum SolvedRAID O Setup - Need Recommendation(s) on Best Hard Drives 2Buy Forum Is it possible to take an old hard drive and use it in a new computer? Forum New PC, Two Hard Drives, need help making one the default Forum Old schooler here, mind you a two gig hard drive used to be phenomenal. About ready to buy new computer and what I'm looking a Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !