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What Port should I connecy my SSD to my motherboard?

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December 31, 2012 6:58:34 PM

Hi,


What port should I connect my SSD in my motherboard for better performance? I'll be getting an asrock extreme4 or a gigabyte z77 UD3h and my SSD is a samsung 830 or a crucial m4

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December 31, 2012 7:35:30 PM

Read the manual and connect it to the Sata 6GB port

for extreme4 - grey slots

for ud3h - white slots
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December 31, 2012 7:40:56 PM

On either motherboard connect your SSD to one of the Intel 6Gb/s ports and set the port to AHCI mode for best performance.
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December 31, 2012 11:44:17 PM

Best answer selected by hedgehogpie.
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December 31, 2012 11:45:21 PM

Thanks guys, all the answers provided are helpful, hope toms will enhance selecting best answers , like selecting more than 1 best answer :) 
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