SATA Cables

What is SATA?

Short for Serial Advanced Technology Attachment, SATA is a connector interface used for computer bus connections, connecting a host bus adapter, to a mass storage device. Prior to SATA cables, PATA (Parallel ATA) technology was used to connect devices, newer SATA cable technology not only allows for faster data transfer but, when supported, SATA cables are suitable for hot plugging. SATA cables also utilise smaller cables than their PATA predecessors as well as providing an external interface, unlike PATA.

There are two types of connection most commonly found on a SATA cable, 4-pin or 15-pin connectors are standard with varying cable lengths. SATA cables can also be power split to enable connection of one port to two devices.

What is Hot Plugging?

Simply put, hot plugging is the capability to add or remove devices to a computer system whilst the system is switched on and running. As well as being able to add and remove devices while a machine is active, hot plugging functionality means operating systems can automatically recognise the device being added without any need to restarting.

SATA Devices

SATA cables are able to connect to a variety of devices and can utilise hot plugging technology only when decides and operating systems are compatible. Examples of SATA capable devices are.

• Hard disk drives
• Optical drives
• Solid state memory drives

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Description Price Connector A Connector B Length Number of Populated Ways Sheath Colour Cable Type
RS Stock No. 790-3909
Mfr. Part No.11.03.1564-25
BrandRoline
TWD93.00
Each
units
SATA Male SATA Male (Angled) 500mm 7 Red Serial ATA Cable
RS Stock No. 758-1559
Mfr. Part No.11.03.1556RS
BrandRoline
TWD128.00
Each
units
Male SATA Male SATA 500mm - - Serial ATA Cable
RS Stock No. 758-1553
Mfr. Part No.11.03.1555RS
BrandRoline
TWD71.00
Each
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Male SATA Male SATA 500mm - - Serial ATA Cable
RS Stock No. 537-4609
Mfr. Part No.88762-5410
BrandMolex
TWD111.00
Each
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Female SATA Female SATA 1m 7 Red PVC
RS Stock No. 486-6832
Mfr. Part No.88751-1310
BrandMolex
TWD57.00
Each
units
Male SATA Female SATA 150mm 15 Black/Black/Red/Yellow PVC
RS Stock No. 186-4051
Mfr. Part No.ISAS88882
BrandStartech
TWD3,192.00
Each
units
External Mini-SAS) Latching Plug, SFF-8088 (26-Pin External Mini-SAS) Latching Plug, SFF-8088 (26-Pin 2m 8 Black Mini SAS Cable
RS Stock No. 186-4031
Mfr. Part No.SAS43SAT1M
BrandStartech
TWD1,124.00
Each
units
Internal HD Mini SAS) Latching Plug, SFF-8643 (36 Pin Data) Plug, SATA (7 Pin 1m - White Internal Mini-SAS to SATA Cable
RS Stock No. 186-4023
Mfr. Part No.SATA12LA1
BrandStartech
TWD135.00
Each
units
Data) Receptacle, SATA (7 Pin Data) Receptacle, SATA (7 Pin 300mm - Red SATA to Left Angle Cable
RS Stock No. 542-7359
Mfr. Part No.88750-5318
BrandMolex
TWD221.00
Each
units
Female SATA Female SATA 500mm 7 Red PVC
RS Stock No. 186-4032
Mfr. Part No.SAS8087S450
BrandStartech
TWD1,304.00
Each
units
Internal Mini-SAS) Latching Plug, SFF-8087 (36 Pin Data) Latching Receptacle, SATA (7 Pin 500mm - Red Serial Attached SCSI SAS Cable
RS Stock No. 144-8647
Mfr. Part No.11.03.1042-25
BrandRoline
TWD234.00
Each
units
Female 15-Pin SATA Male 15-Pin SATA 300mm - Black, Orange, Red, Yellow Connector Cable Assembly
RS Stock No. 193-0324
Mfr. Part No.SLSATAADAP6
BrandStartech
TWD278.00
Each
units
13 Pin Receptacle Slimline SATA 22 Pin Plug SATA 152.4mm 13 (Connector A), 22 (Connector B) Red -
RS Stock No. 167-1719
Mfr. Part No.88750-5318
BrandMolex
TWD139.80
Each (In a Bag of 200)
units
Female SATA Female SATA 500mm 7 Red PVC
RS Stock No. 193-0326
Mfr. Part No.SATA8RA1
BrandStartech
TWD101.00
Each
units
7 Pin Receptacle SATA 7 Pin Receptacle SATA 203.2mm 7 (Connector A), 7 (Connector B) Red -
RS Stock No. 193-2828
Mfr. Part No.SATA24
BrandStartech
TWD121.00
Each
units
Female 7 Pin SATA Female 7 Pin SATA 610mm - Red Serial Cable Assembly
RS Stock No. 815-8548
Mfr. Part No.11.03.1041-25
BrandRoline
TWD290.00
Each
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Male 1 x SATA 15 Pin Power Plug Female 3 x SATA 15 Pin Power Plug 200mm 15 Black/Orange/Red/White Serial ATA Cable
RS Stock No. 486-6882
Mfr. Part No.88751-1410
BrandMolex
TWD119.00
Each
units
Female SATA Pigtail 1.5m 4 Black/Black/Red/Yellow Power
RS Stock No. 790-3896
Mfr. Part No.11.03.1552-50
BrandRoline
TWD142.00
Each
units
SATA Male SATA Male 500mm 7 Black Serial ATA Cable
RS Stock No. 186-4027
Mfr. Part No.SATA6
BrandStartech
TWD135.00
Each
units
Data) Receptacle, SATA (7 Pin Data) Receptacle, SATA (7 Pin 150mm - Red Serial ATA Cable
RS Stock No. 411-150
Mfr. Part No.11.03.1065-20
BrandRoline
TWD559.00
Each
units
Female SATA Male SAS29 500mm - - Serial ATA Cable