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dman32791
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Post Posted: Thu Dec 31, 2009 1:49 pm   
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do you absolutey need an IDE hard drive? would SATA be beter? if so how to i hook that up? will they fit correctly so i can close the xbox lid? how many GIGS can i get if i plan to softmod my xbox?


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Post Posted: Fri Jan 01, 2010 4:48 pm   
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A SATA drive should work fine but you would need a SATA to IDE adapter. As for the size, if they make it, you can most likely use it.


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Post Posted: Fri Jan 01, 2010 9:13 pm   
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IDE makes it easier to hook up, and you don't have to buy the converter, as stated above.

As for size, even a 2 TB will work in it, as long as you use large clusters in xbpartitioner.

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Post Posted: Sat Jan 02, 2010 9:35 am   
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Even better, if you have an old hdd lying around you can check to see if it can be LOCKED for the xbox 1 in our harddrive database..

Xbox 1 Harddrive Database
http://www.xbox-hq.com/html/modules.php?name=Xbox_HardDrives

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