Solved SSD and HDD SATA power cable Tags: Hard Drives SATA Cable Power SSD Storage Last response: December 13, 2012 5:23 AM in Storage Share BMF96 December 13, 2012 1:57:43 AM I have one HDD and one SSD. Both SATA data cables are plugged in. Should I use single or dual power cable? What would be different if I used dual instead of single? More about : ssd hdd sata power cable Best solution SchizTech a b G Storage December 13, 2012 2:14:44 AM As long as both have a power cable attached it doesn't make a difference. BMF96 December 13, 2012 5:23:43 AM Best answer selected by BMF96. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: Forum3.5 HDD , SSD , and BD Combo on one Power Cable ? ForumTwo SATA III ports: Best to use them with HDD or SSD ? ForumSata power cable ForumSSD vs HDD Power Needs ForumSSD failed using Molex -> SATA power adapter cable ForumShould OCZ Vertex 4 SSD be the only device on SATA power cable ? ForumMale-to-male or female-to-female SATA 3 cable to connect an SSD ? ForumNumber of power cables for 2 sata 3 drives ForumESATA to SATA Cable - HDD not detected ForumCan sata hdd be on same power cable as optical drive? ForumCan't detect ssd/hdd properly ForumSata III SSD or HDD ForumNew SSD / Old HDD . NEED HELP! PLEASE ForumHow to solder a SATA cable to an HDD ForumSATA 4, 12 Gb/s (SATAe 16 Gb/s) for SSD 's? ForumAbout HDD and sata cable ForumMy computer is saying that there is a hard disk failure ForumNew Sata drive stops Win8 starting up ForumPlaying games on a HDD separate to your OS ForumSSD and hard drives More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !