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by Behemot
Mon Dec 23, 2019 8:31 pm
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: WTB: Ultrabay SATA HDD Adapter
Replies: 7
Views: 1232

Re: WTB: Ultrabay SATA HDD Adapter

That could actually be the same, once they change the physical dimensions or shape, there is no reason to swap signals around. After all, it still has 50 pins. The question is whether these El Cheapo fleebay caddies do report 80pin cable?
by Behemot
Mon Dec 23, 2019 6:51 am
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: WTB: Ultrabay SATA HDD Adapter
Replies: 7
Views: 1232

Re: WTB: Ultrabay SATA HDD Adapter

Daaamn, for some reason the e-mail notification for replies was not working (again). Well that's exactly how it is, IBM wanted to be clever (again :roll: ) and used proprietary crap. I am just wondering, if the pin positions are the same, maybe it could be removed from unused optical drive and solde...
by Behemot
Sat Mar 09, 2019 12:12 pm
Forum: ThinkPad R, A, G and Z Series
Topic: Possible CPU Upgrade & SSD replacement of HDD for Thinkpad R61
Replies: 23
Views: 4898

Re: Possible CPU Upgrade & SSD replacement of HDD for Thinkpad R61

Yeah, I've run into that one. Just that…for that money I can get the whole laptop in current configuration. It would be cheaper to just stick single 960GB SSD into it than getting this+some hard drive :eek:
by Behemot
Sat Mar 09, 2019 11:12 am
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: WTB: Ultrabay SATA HDD Adapter
Replies: 7
Views: 1232

WTB: Ultrabay SATA HDD Adapter

Looking after few of these adapters: Marketing PN: 40Y8725 FRU PN: 26R9246 other P/N: 26R9247 They have that stupid proprietary UATA connector and convert that to SATA via built-in Marvell chip. I reside in CZ, but colleague of mine visits US couple times a year so it is possible to ship there for c...
by Behemot
Sat Mar 09, 2019 11:04 am
Forum: ThinkPad R, A, G and Z Series
Topic: Possible CPU Upgrade & SSD replacement of HDD for Thinkpad R61
Replies: 23
Views: 4898

Re: Possible CPU Upgrade & SSD replacement of HDD for Thinkpad R61

Yes, and yes. I don't think there was an official Intel documentation that stated 8GB of RAM was supported, at least to my knowledge. Although, I am very sure that your R61 would be able to address 8GB of RAM without an issue. I used to own an R61i that ran with 8GB of RAM, and I am sure that also ...

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