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 Reply to icecappacino 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. Reply to cpatel1987 Ask the community Post an answer Related resources: solutionSolvedDoes my motherboard support SATA 3? solutionDoes my motherboard support SATA 3? ForumDoes anybody knows what SATA mode (SATA II / SATA III) supports an ACER Aspire 5 ForumIntel D925XECV2 Motherboard - Does it support SATA-II? solutionSolvedDoes my mother board support 1 TB / 2 TB sata hard disk? solutionSolvedDoes my motherboard support R9 280x solutionSolveddoes my motherboard support 16gig solutionSolvedDoes my motherboard support this CPU? ForumNot sure if my Mother Board would support SATA III solutionSolvedHow to tell if my laptop supports SATA II or III? solutionIs there any point in getting a hybrid drive if my motherboard doesn't have SATA III? solutionSolvedDoes this gigabyte motherboard support legacy bios? solutionSolvedDoes my Motherboard support Dual slot gpus? solutionSolvedDoes this motherboard support 1600Mhz ?? ForumSolvedSATA III SSD HD on SATA I laptop motherboard. solutionSATA III HDD on a SATA II Motherboard? solutionSolvedWill this motherboard (ASUS M5A97 R2.0 AM3+ AMD 970 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard with UEFI BIOS) support my setup? solutionSolvedHow do I find out if my motherboard support sata 3gb/s solutionSolvedWill this motherboard support a SATA 6gb/s Hard Drive? solutionSolvedDoes my motherboard support 7.1 SURROUND? More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !