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3 year on-site PC warranty* Bi-Directional SATA IDE Adaptor Converter Bi-Directional SATA IDE Adaptor Converter

CCL Code: CAB0557

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Key Features:

  • No Drivers required
  • Ultra low power consumption
CCL Code: CAB0557

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The PATA2SATA3 is a bi-directional SATA IDE adaptor/converter that lets you connect a Serial ATA drive to a legacy IDE port, or an IDE drive to a SATA motherboard port. A cost-effective solution for upgrading existing IDE systems to support SATA hard drives or optical drives, the SATA/IDE adaptor eliminates the expense of having to purchase a controller card while saving the expansion slot that would be required for card installation. In addition to SATA hard drive installation, the Adaptor can be reversed in order to connect older IDE drives to a newer SATA-enabled motherboard, making it easy to retrieve old files from a previous system.

Main Features

  • Compatible with generation 1 SATA with DATA transfer rates of 1.5GBps (150 MBps)
  • Compatible with Master, Slave, and Cable select modes for IDE
  • Compatible with Ultra ATA 100/133 with Data transfer rate up to 133 MBps
  • Compliant with Serial ATA 1.0a Specification
  • No Drivers required
  • Supports 3.5 SATA and IDE Hard Drivers, 5.25 SATA and IDE Optical Drives, and 2.5 SATA Hard drives
  • Supports ATAPI devices (CD/DVD drives, CD/DVD burners, etc... )
  • Supports Spread Spectrum for digital security, and SATA power saving(Partial and Slumber)
  • Ultra low power consumption
  • Unique bi-directional SATA IDE converter - Converts IDE to Serial ATA and SATA to IDE


Cable Connector End 1 1 x IDE 40-pin EIDE/PATA (Female)
Cable Connector End 2 1 x SP4 4-pin Small Drive Power (Male)

System Requirements

System Requirements 40-pin IDE/EIDE or 7-pin SATA enabled computer system • 3.5' IDE/EIDE or SATA hard drive


Standards Serial ATA 1.0


Operating Temperature 0 to 70 °C
Operating Humidity 0 to 90 %


Form Factor Converter Adaptor
In The Box 1 x PATA2SATA3 converter adaptor • 1 x SATA cable • 1 x SP4 to dual LP4 power Y-adaptor cable • 1 x Installation Guide
Width 5.0 cm
Depth 6.1 cm
Height 1.1 cm
Weight 0.02 kg
Case Colour Black


Warranty 2 Years

Key Features

Cable Length 0.3 m
Main Colour Black
PC Connection Type IDE
Drive Model IDE
Creator No

Item Details

Manufacturer Code PATA2SATA3
UPC 065030836982
Condition New

Warranty Information

Warranty 2 Years

Manufacturer Information

Manufacturer Code PATA2SATA3
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PDF Datasheets and Manuals

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StarTech Bi-Directional SATA IDE Adaptor Converter pdf 0.04MB
Manual pdf 0.43MB