Hard Drive : 4-pin power? Tags: Hard Drives SATA Cable Power Storage Last response: February 8, 2009 3:55 PM in Storage Share Dragonarok February 8, 2009 3:38:52 AM http://c1.neweggimages.com/NeweggImage/productimage/22-... Is the connecter to the left of the SATA connecter that isn't labeled where a 4-pin power cable can go in? If so, then I could run a Hard drive on 4-pin power and a SATA cable to the motherboard? It's a Western Digital Caviar SE16 WD2500KS 250GB. Edit: Link fixed and added a picture. More about : hard drive pin power cjl a b G Storage February 8, 2009 7:41:39 AM The image link doesn't work. However, if it is a standard SATA, there is no 4 pin power. There is a SATA data connector and a SATA power connector. In this pic, the data is the red cable, and the power is the one with several wires: montyuk February 8, 2009 9:30:01 AM you can buy little adaptors off ebay for a few quid that will change the 4pin into the sata power cable. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Dragonarok February 8, 2009 3:55:57 PM Apparently it did support 4-pin power. I plugged it in along with a SATA cable to my motherboard and it's working fine now. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources An available 4-pin Molex hard drive power dongle?? Forum Solvedhow to connect 4pin cpu power connector with Corsair VS550 550 Watt PSU Forum SolvedShould 4-pin Molex connector or 15-pin SATA power connector be used to connect to SATA HDD? Forum SolvedHELP! Bios won't recognise hard drive after power cut Forum Solvedexternal hard drive not detected but have power. Forum SolvedHard drive gpu and power switch Forum SolvedHard drive won't power up... Forum Solvedexternal hard drive replacement power supply Forum Solvedexternal hard drive replacement power supply Forum SolvedNew computer wont power Cd\dvd drive or Hard drives but everything else tur ns on. Forum SolvedSpare hard drive - when connect won't allow PC to power up Forum SolvedNew Hard Drive Causing Power Issues? Forum Solvedexternal hard drive power supply Forum SolvedThird hard drive causing power to fail Forum SolvedPower Supply Cable for Hard Drive Forum SolvedDid my second hard drive die from the power supply? Forum SolvedReusing old hard drive and/or power supply Forum Solvedbuffalo external hard drive will not power on Forum Solvedbuffalo external hard drive will not power on Forum Solved4pin CPU power supply with 8pin motherboard? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !