SATA to IDE/ATAPI Converter (model: ADSAIDE)

CATEGORIES: Converter / Adapter


The SATA - IDE/ATAPI converter is a perfect solution for converting the Serial ATA hard drive or Serial ATA optical storage devices to have a standard IDE interface. Just simply attach this converter to the back of any SATA storage device, instantly the Serial ATA drive can be used as a standard IDE or ATAPI device for all kinds of applications that have been tested and certified for IDE storage. 


The SATA to IDE adapter can be used for Write blocking for SATA hard drives. Great for forensic application

click to enlarge
  • Attach Serial ATA hard drive or Serial ATA Storage (DVD, DVD-RAM, MO, CD-ROM, CD-RW...) directly to standard IDE controller. Great for embedded system or computers that are not equipped with SATA controller

For situations where attaching a bridge board to the back of the device is undesirable, the following Embedded IDE - Dual SATA converter may be a good alternative solution




  • Serial ATA 1.0 compliant
  • Convert any Serial ATA hard drive or Serial ATA storage device into IDE hard drive or ATAPI devices
  • Support ATA 33/66/100/133
  • 48 bits LBA. Support large hard drives of 137 GB or larger with one partition
  • Mini Board size (75mm x 26mm). Mount directly to the back of SATA hard drive
  • Bootable
  • Simple plug and play, no drivers required
  • Compatible with any OS (Windows, DOS, Mac, Linux, UNIX..) that supports IDE or ATAPI storage devices
  • Supports Spread Spectrum in receiver
  • Compliant with ATA specifications
  • Input: combo SATA 15-pin power and 7-pin data connector (direct attach to SATA hard drive)
  • Output: 40-pin IDE male connector (work with standard IDE connecting cable)
  • Power: floppy style connector
  • 1 year warranty

Model And Price

Product ADSAIDE - (Serial ATA to IDE converter)

SATA-IDE/ATAPI converter, Power Cable to connect power to SATA-IDE/ATAPI converter, user guide