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Hello.

 

Can I ask if there is any benefit to using the onboard SATA ports vs a card?

 

So say this Supermicro MBD-X11SSH-F-B LGA1151 socket H C236 Micro ATX Motherboard

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/164054830558

 

It has 8 onboard SATA, enough for me.

 

VS using an LSI HBA I have that would cover the same amount of drives.

 

I'm planning on running a NAS, Plex docker and virtualizing a Win 10 machine and mostly VM a Mac graphics setup passing though a card etc.

 

Hope that's enough to give an opinion.

 

 

 

Sent from my Pixel 2 using Tapatalk

 

 

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Perfectly fine to use the onboard ports, Intel SATA controllers are one best and most reliable controllers.

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