AHCI vs IDE Tags: New Build Systems Last response: April 14, 2010 5:52 AM in Systems Share kris77 April 12, 2010 1:54:39 PM I have a Gigabyte UD3 board with an I7 860 and a seagate 7200.12 1tb HD. What is the difference in ACHI and IDE mode for the sata connectors? And which one should i be using? Im running XP 32 bit right now but have Win 7 64 bit on the way. Plan on dual booting just in case i need the 32 bit for something. More about : ahci ide zalittle April 13, 2010 6:17:00 PM http://benchmarkreviews.com/index.php?option=com_conten... Here is the info you requested. sockeye3 April 14, 2010 5:52:54 AM Thanks that helped. I had the same question. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources AHCI vs IDE for Vertex 4 SSD on Sabertooth X58 Forum IDE vs AHCI ??? Forum AHCI vs . IDE Forum IDE vs . AHCI Forum IDE vs AHCI Forum Can I switch from AHCI to IDE without re-format/re-install? Forum IDE vs AHCI Forum Single WD1002FAEX caviar black - AHCI or IDE ? Forum Standard IDE VS AHCI for a Raptor Forum IDE/Raid/AHCI ? Forum Use AHCI or IDE on new Win 7 build with HD Forum Need Help. Storage drive IDE->AHCI->IDE Forum IDE Legacy, AHCI or RAID? Forum New Build, any good? Forum Combine a SATA dvd drive with an IDE DVD drive Forum What kind of IDE cable do I need? Forum My OLD IDE Hard Drive wont work on new build??? Forum [Solved] ***Help enabling AHCI on my HD/PC!*** Forum SATA / IDE Drive - Letter Assignment XP Forum [Solved] I wnat to know about IDE mode in the form of definition Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !