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sata2 and sata3 backwards compatible

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  • Motherboards
  • Storage
  • Compatibility
  • Hard Drives
Last response: in Storage
January 22, 2014 5:40:48 AM

Hi, i plan on getting a 1tb hard drive but i think my motherboard is only sata capable, i what to know are sata 2 and sata 3 backwards capable with sata.

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a b V Motherboard
January 22, 2014 5:45:14 AM

Sata 2 should be 100% compatible iwth sata1 and the same goes for sata3 but you might want to doubble check on the internet if that hard drive works 100% with sata1 because you never now.
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a b G Storage
January 22, 2014 6:11:11 AM

It would be compatible. Only difference is speed in this case. :D 
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