6 pin power adaptor external hard drive Tags: Hard Drives Power External Hard Drive Storage Last response: August 29, 2012 8:52 PM in Storage Share yorkieman August 29, 2012 4:15:11 PM i need a 6 pin power adaptor for unknown make of external hard drive More about : pin power adaptor external hard drive rgd1101 a c 88 G Storage August 29, 2012 4:34:38 PM http://www.bing.com/search?q=6+pin+power+adapter+extern... fzabkar a c 288 G Storage August 29, 2012 8:52:13 PM There are two possible pinouts. Choosing the wrong one will seriously damage your drive or enclosure or both: http://ep.yimg.com/ca/I/laptopupgrade_2224_8521510 http://ep.yimg.com/ca/I/laptopupgrade_2224_8506639 If you need to determine which of the pinouts is the correct one, then you could use a multimeter to measure the resistance between each mini-DIN connector pin and the corresponding pins at the SATA or Molex power connector. http://pinouts.ru/Power/sata-power_pinout.shtml http://pinouts.ru/Power/BigPower_pinout.shtml Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources 8 pin pcie power adaptor for 6 pin pcie only psu-need advice Forum Not enough power to VGA, use 6to8pin adaptor, or wasting my time Forum SolvedHelp, GTX 770, Do I use the 6 and 8-pin power connectors on my PSU labled PCI-E or do I use the adaptors? Forum External hard drive adaptor? Forum SolvedConnecting a PSU which only accepts 6 pin cables to a Sata hard drive? Forum Solvedexternal hard drive not detected but have power. Forum SolvedI accidently hooked up the 6 pin pci cord from the power supply to my hard disk. Forum Solvedexternal hard drive replacement power supply Forum Solvedexternal hard drive replacement power supply Forum Solvedexternal hard drive power supply Forum Is using a single molex cable to 6 pin adaptor safe for a GPU? Forum Solvedbuffalo external hard drive will not power on Forum Solvedbuffalo external hard drive will not power on Forum external hard drive power light only comes on dimly computer wont recognize Forum Seagate 1.5TB External Hard Drive Wrong Power Supply Forum looking for a power cord for seagate free agent desktop external hard drive Forum how can I get my data from my 1tb toshiba external hard drive the usb port is broken the plastic around the pins one of the t Forum 4TB External USB3 hard drive not visible after power failure Forum I have a Western Digital Elements 2.0 external hard drive that will not power up. The light will not come on. Any idea how to Forum SolvedHow to power external hard drive with usb Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !