Possible to swap Sata SSD for 1.8\ Tags: SSD Hard Drives SATA Storage Last response: January 29, 2013 2:03 PM in Storage Share calcuttia January 29, 2013 1:52:42 PM currently i have 1.8 pata ssd hdd, is it possible to replace it with faster sata ssd for toshiba R500 laptop ?? More about : swap sata ssd COLGeek a c 101 G Storage January 29, 2013 1:59:11 PM Only if your Toshiba motherboard also supports SATA devices (which according to this link, it does have a SATA HDD): http://www.notebookreview.com/default.asp?newsID=3861 Are you sure you have a PATA HDD? m 0 l clarkjd a b G Storage January 29, 2013 2:03:20 PM Not unless the laptop has a SATA controller... COLGeek is correct.(I've GOT to remember to refresh before posting) Also I am not aware of a PATA SSD.. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedPossible to swap 2.5" Pata HDD for Sata SSD? Forum Is it worth/possible to install a SSD/faster AMD processor/18GB RAM on my new HP Envy m6 K022dx? Forum Solvedupgrading hp dv7-3080us harddrive to ssd sata III possible? Forum Possible to swap DVDrom for SSD in ASUS K50IJ? Forum SolvedSwapping my HDD (sata3) with my optical drive(sata2) to open up room for SSD Forum SolvedCan i swap my 1.8 celeron with a pentium d 945 3.4 Forum SolvedSSD os swap Forum SolvedHow do I safely dismount a 3.5" internal sata hard drive from an internal hot swap bay when it doesn't show up in the safely r Forum SolvedIs hot swap sata cable 6Gbs? Forum SolvedSwap HDD with SSD disable Intel RST Forum SolvedCan I swap a new computer (Windows 8) 60gb ssd with my old 120gb (Windows 7) ssd Forum SolvedNew computer with W8 on it, I want to install a new SSD on it. What can I do to swap and not buy more W8 Forum Solved12-18 TB storage Raid 5. Is it possible? Forum Solvedsata hot swap killed pc Forum Solvedcheapest cpu and mobo with PCI-e 2.0 and hot swap SATA III Forum SolvedWhat cables for LITE-ON Black 18X DVD-ROM 48X CD-ROM SATA DVD-ROM Drive Model iHDS118-04 - OEM Forum SolvedCan I buy an SSD and swap my computer's Hard drive with it? Forum SolvedI'm looking to upgrade my hd for my computer to either ssd or hd and memory if possible. Forum Can I swap SSD's through my screen? Forum SolvedCan I Up Grade to a SSD by using CD Drive.. SATA Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !