IDE ata100 cable performance question

IDE ata100 cable performance question

[ Follow Ups ] [ Post Followups ] [ FAQ ]
[ Back to Messages ]

Posted by Brian on September 29, 2001 at 15:35:35:

Does the length of the ata100 cable make a difference in performance of your machine? What I have read so far has suggested that ATA100 IDE cables over 18 inchs long will degrade access time(hence - less that 100MB/second data transfer rate). Does anyone have any information to dispute this claim?

Follow Ups:

Post a Followup

Please note:
  • Messages must be on the topic of this forum!
  • No posting of requests for cracks, codes, serials, or warez!
  • No posting of illegal software or links to such sites!
  • No use of profanity or inappropriate or offensive language!
  • Spamming is not allowed!
  • We track the IP addresses of forum abusers!
  • Abuse of this forum will be reported to your ISP!
E-Mail (optional):
please note: your e-mail address will be visible in your message.



Optional Link URL:
Link Title:
Optional Image URL: