[SOLVED] Do i need extra cables for new SSD ?

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My hdd died,do i need extra cables for new ssd (samsung 860evo) as far as i know hdd is using sata cables as well.It says that my mother asrock h81m-vg4 r3.0 supports :

2 x SATA3 6.0 Gb/s Connectors, support NCQ, AHCI and Hot Plug
2 x SATA2 3.0 Gb/s Connectors, support NCQ, AHCI and Hot Plug

How do i know which one im using atm,and does it matter between those two ? :D
 

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My hdd died,do i need extra cables for new ssd (samsung 860evo) as far as i know hdd is using sata cables as well.It says that my mother asrock h81m-vg4 r3.0 supports :

2 x SATA3 6.0 Gb/s Connectors, support NCQ, AHCI and Hot Plug
2 x SATA2 3.0 Gb/s Connectors, support NCQ, AHCI and Hot Plug

How do i know which one im using atm,and does it matter between those two ? :D
It should show you which is which in the MB manual.
What MB?
...and you shouldn't need more cables if the SSD is going to be the only drive.
 

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