Will SSD work with the SATA slimline connector? Tags: Hard Drives SSD Notebooks SATA Storage Last response: August 13, 2011 7:56 AM in Storage Share geft August 12, 2011 6:40:42 PM I want to replace my notebook optical bay with a 2.5" SSD, but the bay uses the slimline connector. More about : ssd work sata slimline connector Dereck47 a c 491 G Storage August 13, 2011 12:59:27 AM No, it won't work. You will need a "Slimline to SATA" adapter. I think they might also be called "MicroSATA to SATA" adapters. geft August 13, 2011 1:43:00 AM Will there be space for an adapter? Also, does the 5V through the slimline provide enough power for an SSD? Related resources Slimline to normal desktop sata adapter/cable? - Forum Slimline SATA DVD drive...hmmmm - Forum On-board mSATA SSD 3 GB/s vs SATA 6 GB/s connector & wire for separate SSD -O - Forum New power supply slimline wont turn on - Forum How do I add second 3.5" internal drive to installed boot SSD - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Dereck47 a c 491 G Storage August 13, 2011 2:39:44 AM Don't know for sure if it will fit in a notebook. You'll have to Google or Bing for additional info. geft August 13, 2011 7:56:49 AM Suppose I have an adapter but the SSD is SATA 2 and the port is SSD 1.5. Will there be any problem? On the desktop I believe there are jumper settings but on a notebook? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumMicro Sata to Sata . ForumMsata to sata connector , ForumDamaged/bent SATA connectors on SSD ForumNew build - SSD /HDD & SATA connectors ForumWill HD 4350 work in low-power slimline (Gateway SX2800-01) ForumHP Pavilion Slimline graphics and power upgrade help ForumWorking with Shuttle Barebones, Reused Parts, and New Parts ForumGt 430 w/ 220 watt slimline ForumHp Slimline s3750t with no video ForumUSB Header to Internal SATA Drive Connector Cable? Forums5 1214 slimline std atx connection? ForumMy computer is saying that there is a hard disk failure ForumSSD compatible G1 assassin motherboard ForumWhere/how to mount SSD ForumSSD compatible? More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !