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 93 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 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 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 SolvedCan I buy an SSD and swap my computer's Hard drive with it? 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 SolvedHot Swap Bootable SSD into new system Forum SolvedIs is possible to combine 2 SSD's for one total capacity ? Forum SolvedYes I want to use an SSD for my swap drive. Tell me why not please? Forum SolvedSSD for Sata II Forum SolvedATA vs SATA Samsung 840ssd Forum SolvedCan I swap a dvd drive for an SSD place? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !