Can I swap an optical drive for a SSD? Tags: Motherboards SSD Optical Media Last response: November 4, 2012 1:21 PM in Motherboards Share cneelsr November 4, 2012 11:34:46 AM Can I swap an optical drive for a SSD? More about : swap optical drive ssd anonymous1 a b V Motherboard November 4, 2012 12:25:03 PM You most likely can just add the SSD.... no need to swap.... what motherboard are we talking about? m 0 l jaideep1337 November 4, 2012 1:21:53 PM yes you can swap as long as the optical drive has a SATA interface. Also as anonymous said you don't need to swap since there should be unused ports on your motherboard m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedLarge SSD or optical drive swap Forum SolvedSwapping my HDD (sata3) with my optical drive(sata2) to open up room for SSD Forum SolvedCan't access 2nd SSD drive or Optical Drive after installing new PSU/SLI graphics cards. Forum SolvedInstalling windows on my new SSD without an optical drive Forum SolvedOptical Drive for SSD and GPU? Forum SolvedCan I buy an SSD and swap my computer's Hard drive with it? Forum SolvedShould I Replace The Optical Drive With An SSD? Forum SolvedReplace HDD with SSD or SSD+HDD in optical drive Forum SolvedYes I want to use an SSD for my swap drive. Tell me why not please? Forum SolvedCan I swap a dvd drive for an SSD place? Forum SolvedSwap Hard Drive Data(Or get a SSD?) Forum SolvedBios only detects primary ssd and optical drive but not storage hdd Forum Installing a SSD without optical drive OR 2.5inch adapter? Forum hot swap of Windows SSD drive from laptop to desktop Forum Swapping Optical with SSD adapter for RAID Forum Upgrading my SSD (OS Drive)... can I just swap? Forum Sony VAIO L Series Hard Drive swap for SSD? Forum Windows not booting off SSD or optical drive Forum Anyone actually replaced the optical drive of the Asus n56vz with an SSD? Forum New computer. Won't turn on with SSD or Optical Drive. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !