When you go to buy an SSD , there are more factors to consider than you might think. In the main picture opposite, you can see the SATA power connector on the hard disk and on the power supply. The physical connection. Locate the correct connector from your power supply and plug it into the back of your SSD.
Be extremely careful when plugging it in, as downwards pressure . SSDs are practically ubiquotous in modern PCs and gaming notebooks.
As average capacities increase and prices come down, their benefits over traditional HDDs become irresistible. JEDEC (Joint Electronic Device Engineering Council) defines technical standards for the electronic industry including SSD form factors. JEDEC defined the MO-2standar which establishes parameters for the layout, connector locations and dimensions of 54mm x 39mm Serial ATA (SATA) SSDs , . You can commonly find these drives in desktops, small form factor PCs, and laptops, being utilized as boot drives or . Pay attention to two things as you compare and contrast these cards. Next Generation Form Factor (NGFF), is a specification for internally mounted computer expansion cards and associated connectors. It replaces the mSATA standar which uses the PCI Express Mini Card physical card layout and connectors.