eSATA port powered on dv6T SE ? (411 Views)
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TMurph
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eSATA port powered on dv6T SE ?

Does anyone know if the eSATA port is powered on the dv6T SE?

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Cyclops
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Re: eSATA port powered on dv6T SE ?

Yup....you will need to use eSATAp cable
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TryHP
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Re: eSATA port powered on dv6T SE ?

So if I buy a esata cable and use it with my dv6t, the laptop will be able to provide power supply to the external sata device, right?  How can I tell a cable is esata or esatap?  Are most cable in the market esatap now or majority are still just esata?  Thanks in advance.

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irklit
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Registered: ‎04-03-2010
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Re: eSATA port powered on dv6T SE ?

Try wykopedia, they show pictures of what the different usb, estat and estap ports look like.

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