Solved Sata or oem Tags: CPUs Hewlett Packard DVD Drives Last response: January 5, 2010 2:44 AM in CPUs Share brainylobster December 29, 2009 2:44:45 PM I purchased a cd/dvd drive for my HP pavillion 700a and the one I got did not fit the pigtail on the computer. I looked and I need one with two rows of pins not this integrated flat solid state bar that they sent me, what am i actually looking for? More about : sata oem Best solution Mousemonkey a b à CPUs December 29, 2009 3:11:26 PM Share Sounds like IDE and what they have sent is a SATA, if you do not have any SATA ports you could either get an expansion card or contact HP and ask them to send the drive with the correct interface. das_stig a c 93 à CPUs December 29, 2009 5:50:03 PM IDE SATA Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer brainylobster January 5, 2010 2:44:09 AM Mousemonkey said:Sounds like IDE and what they have sent is a SATA, if you do not have any SATA ports you could either get an expansion card or contact HP and ask them to send the drive with the correct interface. Thanks! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources OEM Drive, no SATA cables? Forum Do oem drives come with Sata cables? Forum New oem Sata HD Won't Boot Forum Can I Fresh Install an OEM W7 Copy (on a SATA 3 SSD)? Forum OEM Sata Drive and Vista Forum Build with OEM WD SATA HD Forum OEM Harddrives And Sata Cables - Questions Forum OEM SATA Hardrives - What to Get Yourself? Forum Seagate OEM SATA 7200.7 Forum Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 500GB(16MB) Vs. HP OEM SMART IV 500GB SATA Hard Drive Forum OEM sata drive not being recognized on sony vaio laptop Forum What kind of cables do i need for this OEM drive? Forum Can I upgrade mobo, or is OEM win7 locked? Forum Upgrading to 8 from OEM 7 Forum Is this compatible? Forum Intel (R) CPU T2250 processor SATA driver Forum I think I need a SATA cable for my hard drives Forum USB 3.0 / SATA 6Gb PCI-E x16 card? Forum SATA to Molex to 6pin PCIE? Forum SATA to Molex to 6pin PCIE? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !