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hard drive question

Discussion in 'PS2' started by vic112299, Mar 30, 2007.

  1. vic112299

    vic112299 Member

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    hi. anyone know if i could use the 500gb maxtor hard drive which has a sata 300 interface, serial ata - 7 pin.this is a fairly new drive.i didn`t see it on the ps2 hard drive compatibility chart site.i`d like to know if that interface would work on my ps2 before i purchase it.the model # is L01F500 by maxtor.thanks.
     
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    3lement Regular member

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    im not sure if its compatible but keep in mind that the bigger the hd you get the slower your ps2 becomes.
     
  3. vic112299

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    thanks for getting back to me.i got a maxtor 200gb drive which runs great.but i`m running out of room.you, or you know of someone with a large hd makes reading or running the games slow it down.i didn`t realize that.
     
  4. blueshade

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    Lets make this clear: PS2 IS NOT SATA COMPATIBLE. End of story. :p
     
  5. vic112299

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    got it.thankyou
     
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    Will a seagate 160GB 7200RPM ata133 work with a 500001 ps2 with a ethernet and modem network adapter?
     
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    Most likely answer: yes. Try it out. :p
     

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