Solved Does my motherboard support SATA III Tags: SATA Support Storage Motherboards Last response: August 13, 2013 6:53 PM in Storage Share icecappacino August 13, 2013 6:51:00 PM I have an MSI Motherboard x58 platinum sli I currently have a 1TB 16 cache Sata 2 I see that my board has sata 2 ports but doesn't mention sata 3...would it support sata 3 drives? More about : motherboard support sata iii Best solution cpatel1987 August 13, 2013 6:53:49 PM Yes, its backwards compatible. It just won't operate at Sata III speeds. It will operate at SATA II speeds. Share Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedDoes my motherboard support SATA 3 -III- Forum SolvedDoes Asus z87-c support 6GB/s SATA III SSDs? Forum Does my motherboard SATA III? Forum SolvedDoes my motherboard support sata2 and sata3 Forum SolvedDoes my unopened Gigabyte Motherboard support SATA? Forum SolvedDoes my motherboard support SATA 3? Forum SolvedDoes my motherboard support SATA 3? Forum Does anybody knows what SATA mode (SATA II / SATA III) supports an ACER Aspire 5 Forum Intel D925XECV2 Motherboard - Does it support SATA-II? Forum SolvedWhat does SATA III compatible mean? Forum SolvedNew SATA III MotherBoard Suggestions? Forum SolvedWill a SATA I Drive work on a Motherboard with SATA III? Forum SolvedWill a Seagate SATA III SSHD drive work with a SATA II motherboard? Forum Can Asus x79 deluxe support RAID 10 with 4 x Sata III (6gb) Hdds? Forum Solvedis sata 2 cable is compatible in sata 3 device....but my motherboard is sata 2 support. Forum SolvedDoes this video card support my motherboard? Forum SolvedDoes my motherboard support PCI Express 2.0? Forum Solveddoes asus z87-ws motherboard support 7.1 surround sound for gaming Forum SolvedDoes my mother board support 1 TB / 2 TB sata hard disk? Forum SolvedDoes my motherboard support this graphics card? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !