Solved Difference Between Internal and External HD Bays in Case? Tags: Power Supplies HD Disk Drive Components Last response: April 2, 2011 9:32 AM in Components Share silentmemories April 2, 2011 6:13:46 AM NZXT Lexa-S http://www.nzxt.com/new/products/crafted_series/lexa_s It says: 3 DRIVE BAYS --> HD drive bays, optical disk drive bays, ...??? 4 EXTERNAL 5.25" DRIVE BAYS 7 INTERNAL 3.5" DRIVE BAYS What are the differences between the external and internal drive bays? More about : difference internal external bays case Best solution Emerald a b ) Power supply April 2, 2011 7:09:23 AM external bays are accessible from the outside (usually used by CD/DVD drives) internal bays are inside the case (usually used by hard drives) Share jaguarskx a b ) Power supply April 2, 2011 7:17:25 AM You can slide a drive into the PC with an external bay, but you still need to open the PC to connect the cables. Internal bays requires you to open the case to insert the drive and connect the cables. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer silentmemories April 2, 2011 9:32:06 AM Best answer selected by silentmemories. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWhats the difference between external and internal hard drives? Forum SolvedWhat is the component that is installed in an external and internal drive bays? Forum IP address different between internal and external checking Forum SolvedBest case- under 300, no door, 8 or more internal HDD bays? Forum SolvedDo desktop external drive bays cases exist? Forum Internal 3.5" HD + external case -> portable HD with USB? Forum Possible to mount internal HDDs in external drives bays? Forum difrence between internal and external hdd Forum SolvedWhat's the difference between a low quality case and a higher end one? Forum SolvedDifference between these case fans? Forum SolvedRemoving the Rosewill R5 ATX Case's External Bay Covers? Forum SolvedTurning an External HD to internal Forum SolvedExternal HD with XP and Internal HD with WIN7 Forum Using internal ssd as external hd using the upgrade toolkit connector on evo 840 Forum SolvedI want a top quality reliablle 4 bay external hdd case which can handle 4 x 4tb hdd's and also offer e-sata as well as USB 3.0 Forum New Case has 9 External 5.25" Drive Bays Help Me FIll them Forum SolvedDifference between the ati hd 5870's Forum Solvedwhat is the difference between GA-Z87X-UD4H & GA-Z87-HD3 Forum installed external hd as internal, now showing up as not initialized Forum SolvedIs the difference between Sapphire HD 7850 OC 1 GB and 2GB (not OC) significantly huge? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !