October 7, at Well I have many segate externals and it seems even those from on work fine. September 9, at 7: Seller information dicikey-max As the partitions appear to be mangled, my bet is that your USB bridge board was configured for 8: This amount is subject to change until you make payment.

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Back to home page. They are all presenting themselves as bytes per sector drives.

Experiment: USB to SATA bridge chips and >2Tb drives | Gough’s Tech Zone

It is the most close thing I have found in the internet to try to fix my problem. Further to that, under Windows 7, you can use the fsutil fsinfo ntfsinfo c: What does this all mean?

Generally, bare drives supplied for installation into a PC will come unformatted. Please enter a valid postcode. Instead, I will give you the most important points:.

This means that free online usage outside of Wikimedia projects under the following terms of licence is possible:. Add to Watch list. This means that free online usage outside of Wikimedia projects under the following terms of licence is possible: Retrieved from ” https: April 2, at Do I need to format this new drive? You will get all information 1608p.



All drives 3Tb and greater are advanced format drives. Delivery times may vary, especially during peak periods and will depend on when your payment clears – opens in a new window or tab.

In practice, the 2Tb drives, AF or not, when connected to the VLI bridge, the drives all identify as byte sectors and work just fine.

Please enter up to 7 characters for the postcode. July 8, at By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. It really depends on the firmware and bridge chipset itself.

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Experiment: USB to SATA bridge chips and >2Tb drives

March 19, at 7: I have not tested ijic with WD or some others. The following 8 pages uses this file: There are no drives which present native 4k sectors to the OS directly without e, at least, to my knowledge on the consumer market.


Will usually dispatch within 10 working days of receiving cleared payment – opens in a new window or tab. Platinum GB – case opened Learn More – opens in a new window or tab Any international postage and import charges are inif in part to Pitney Bowes Inc. By the sounds of it, your drive was written through an interface that performed the translation, so you will need to find one that does to access the 108l properly. Plugging in a 3Tb drive is trouble — It gets stuck doing this for a while.