Using 7200RPM Seagate 2.5' 750gb Internal Hard Disk as an External Hard Disk
I have a dell XPS 15 L502x , with a Seagate Monuments 7200rpm 750gb (ST9750420AS) Hard disk which I am thinking about replacing with a SSD. Now my questions are:
1). will purchasing a Sata to Usb cases on amazon, and placing this hard disk in ti work ??, would I be needing an additional power cable in this case ??
2). My laptop has an eSATA port. Could I use this port to connect my Internal hard disk externally , if so how ??
3). I know I can also replace my Optical Drive with this Hard Disk. But I think the optical drive is connected through a slower SATA Connector, Hence using my 7200 rpm HDD through this connection will result in lower speed performance ??