What to put in my spare drive bays / pci slots? Tags: PCI Components Product Last response: May 3, 2012 7:29 PM in Components Share will011 October 15, 2011 5:13:18 PM I have a load of 5.25 and 3.5 drive bays and some pci slots spare with nothing in them. Any ideas what to put in them? (not including fan controllers) More about : put spare drive bays pci slots jockey October 15, 2011 6:30:45 PM I've found this to be pretty handy: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Thegeek October 15, 2011 11:46:44 PM How about RAID to take up the 3.5" bays? Related resources What does this mean? That I don't have a spare PCI-e slot?! - Forum what can i put in extra 5.25 in drive bays - Forum What to put in extra drive bays? - Forum What happens if you put a PCI-E 2.0 card in a 1.0 slot? - Forum can i put two optical drives if my case has two 5.25 drive bays? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Outlander_04 October 16, 2011 12:03:14 AM will011 said:I have a load of 5.25 and 3.5 drive bays and some pci slots spare with nothing in them. Any ideas what to put in them? (not including fan controllers) How about buying a m-ATX system next time ? JackNaylorPE October 16, 2011 12:04:02 AM Card Reader ? jonboy79 May 3, 2012 7:25:15 PM Who here still uses card readers?? I'm trying to fill a bay at the mo, the only thing i might have use for is a usb 3 bay. Most of my cards that would go into my reader go via usb. Hope this helps amuffin May 3, 2012 7:26:39 PM Watercooling dual bay res/pump from XSPC? loll OR mod it and add a 120mm fan. Andrewcba May 3, 2012 7:29:31 PM Maybe a Blue ray player? Or how about for your pci-e a good sound card? http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedCan I put Hard Drives in Dekstop's Optical Drive Bays? Forum what material is safe to put in damaged PCI-e slot to prevent pins from accidentally touching? Forum New Presario tower, no spare drive bays Forum SolvedWhat is the component that is installed in an external and internal drive bays? Forum Solvedvideo card longer than slot, remove drive bays? Forum SolvedWhat to put in front bays of new pc Forum Can you put a solid state hard drive in a pci-e slot Forum SolvedCan you put an HDD in a optical drive bay? Forum PCI Express 1x slot. What can I put in it? Forum What Should I put in my 3.5" Drive Bay? Forum SolvedDoes it matter what order I put memory in the slots? Forum Solvedwhat to do with PCI slots? Forum SolvedWhat is a good motherboard for the i7 4770k with 2 pci-e slots? Forum SolvedWill putting graphics card in the lowest PCI-E slots affect performance? Forum SolvedWhat to do with spare drives? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !