Do slim DVD drives use a SATA standard? Tags: DVD Drives SATA Storage Last response: July 5, 2011 6:51 PM in Storage Share anxiousinfusion July 5, 2011 7:05:05 AM I've read that if I want to use a slim DVD drive, I will need to get a 'mini SATA' to SATA adapter. Is this true? More about : slim dvd drives sata standard hang-the-9 a c 103 G Storage July 5, 2011 4:13:18 PM Yes. http://www.amazon.com/StarTech-com-Female-Slimline-Adap... m 0 l r3xx3r July 5, 2011 4:27:59 PM some will use mini sata, some wont. it depends on the drive and the computer. what computer/drive are you talking about? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer anxiousinfusion July 5, 2011 6:51:52 PM I'm planning on a Zotac H67 WiFi mainboard but not sure about the DVD drive. And it can only be a slim drive. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SATA and ATA in slim dvd drives - any connector difference? Forum MSI KT4 SATA (use as standard stand alone drive) Forum SolvedIs SATA III overkill for standard 7200RPM drives? Forum Solvedpc wont start when using ide to sata dvd drive Forum Solvedide to sata adaptor showing up as floppy disk when using a dvd drive Forum SolvedXbox 360 Slim Dvd Drive So Big? Why? Forum SolvedIs failure rate higher in Sata Drives verses Standard Drives Forum Can I use sata raid ports to run dvd drive? Forum SolvedUsing standard disk drives in proprietary hardware Forum Can I use an IDE dvd drive with a SATA Hard drive? Forum Connect Internal Slim DVD Writer SATA to desktop. Forum How many watts or amps, are slim / slimline CD/DVD drives -generally? Forum internal DVD drives in Slim Towers Forum Solved 6Gb standard SATA drive Forum SolvedUSB-Sata adapter-use with RAID5 drives? Forum SolvedUSB-Sata adapter-use with RAID5 drives? Forum SolvedWhich SATA interface should I use for my DVD Burner Forum SolvedWant to Install PATA DVD Drive in SATA Motherboard. Need help. Forum Solved2 SSD Drives, 1 SATA III port. Which one to use? Forum SolvedRoadblock - Non-Sata DVD Drives to SATA Mobo Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !