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What parts needed to install a 2.5" ssd?

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September 24, 2010 6:33:22 PM

Hey all, I am unsure what these SSD comes with and how they'll fit into my case. Not sure if I need to buy a sata cable and/or mounting hardware.

Combo 1:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite...

Combo 2:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite...

This is the case:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

Basically the desktop bundle is a huge rippoff at $30 more, but the combo price has a huge discount so the overall difference is $10. What stuff would I need to install the non kit version? Going to check if I can get the parts for < $10.

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September 24, 2010 8:59:21 PM

As the case only has 5.25 & 3.5 inch drive bays you will need an adaptor for the 2.5 inch ssd drive. Unless the case you have has been updated from what the listed specs are and has a 2.5 inch adaptor built in.
My Coolmaster has a built in adaptor for them.
If you have a spare sata cable you don't need to buy one.
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