the link you posted for the drive http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16822148103
took me to this
Seagate Barracuda 7200.9 ST3160812A 160GB 7200 RPM 8MB Cache IDE Ultra ATA100 Hard Drive - OEM
that's not serial ata it's not even ata133. But like I said the cuda is a good drive.