WD 800041 USB-SATA Adapter Smart is one professionally designed SATA connector. Users don’t need any soldering operations and can easily install this adapter on the original 800041 USB PCB and then users can operate on 800041 hard drives by SATA interface.
Please note: WD 800041 USB-SATA Adapter Smart doesn’t contain any data recovery tools or software. Users need to buy hdd firmware repair tools or data recovery hardware tools to work with the firmware area or run disk image or file extraction.
WD 800041 USB-SATA Adapter Smart helps to get the data at the status of decryption off the 800041 drives by SATA interface.
01: This adapter adopts one special chip which can safely absorb repetitive ESD strikes above the maximum level specified in the IEC61000-4-2 international standard (±8kV contact discharge)
02: Visible pins for easier pins location and connection.
To work with 800041 hdd firmware area, users need to unlock the firmware area first by the following methods:
01: Users need to get one special 800022 SATA PCB and short tv9 and tv10 to enter firmware area, this method is mainly for old 800041 spyglass hard drives;
02: Users can use special WD hdd firmware repair tool to generate unlock rom and unlock SA on original USB PCB; This method is mainly used for new 800041 spyglass hard drives.
No matter what method users are going to use, users can use HDD ROM chip pin reader to read original rom from 800041 original USB PCB and write original rom to 800022 compatible SATA PCB or users need to write unlock ROM by HDD ROM chip pin reader to original USB PCB.