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Windows 7: SSD, will it work in a desktop?

17 Mar 2011   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate/ Windows XP Professional
SSD, will it work in a desktop?

I am shopping for a SSD for my desky. I was looking at this one and noticed it was suggested for use in a lappy. Will this work in a desky? Corsair 64 GB Nova Series TRIM Supported 2.5 Inch Solid State Drive (SSD) CSSD-V64GB2-BRKT: Electronics

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17 Mar 2011   #2

Windows 10 Pro x64

Yes it will.
If you scroll down on the link you posted to "Technical Details" it states that it comes with an Adapter for a Desktop.
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17 Mar 2011   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate/ Windows XP Professional

Thanky kindly
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17 Mar 2011   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1

SATA is SATA...doesn't matter if it is a laptop or a desktop. Some cases have a 2.5" bay, and some come with adapters. You can buy an adapter if needed, but the drives will work on either type computer.
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17 Mar 2011   #5

Windows 7 Enterprise X64/Windows 10 Enterprise X64/Windows 10 Pro X64/Linux Mint

The advice you have been given is absolutely correct. I have 2 2.5" SSD's in my desktop right now and they work great. Just screw them in to the adapter and install them in the computer as you would any other Hard Drive.
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