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 85 G Storage July 5, 2011 4:13:18 PM Yes. http://www.amazon.com/StarTech-com-Female-Slimline-Adap... 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? 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. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SATA and ATA in slim dvd drives - any connector difference? Forum "Powerhouse" in MicroATX Slim Standard Case? Forum What hard drive can I use to upgrade my PS3 slim ? Forum internal DVD drives in Slim Towers Forum Lenovo ultra slim dvd drive Forum How to connect laptop-style slim DVD drive to IDE or USB p.. Forum External USB2/1394 slim DVD /CD Writers? Forum Slim vs. Standard Forum Connect Internal Slim DVD Writer SATA to desktop. Forum Brando Hooks Up ( S)ATA Drives To USB 2.0 Forum First build: Budget SLIM desktop for programming Forum New PS3 Super Slim Speculation... Forum MO-297 Slim SATA mounting question Forum Upgrades for a Inspiron 530 (not slim ) Forum Slim HTPC-like CPU with dual-slot pcie Forum Best SSD Of 2013, Which is it? Forum VERY slow RAID5 on ICH10R with 3x WDC Green drives Forum Additional SATA ports Forum [Solved] Sata cable question Forum Making a new computer and I need some help with hard drives Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !