Hard Disk sata connection question Tags: Hard Drives Connection Motherboards Storage Last response: September 4, 2009 11:25 PM in Storage Share 7blades September 4, 2009 10:06:40 PM My workmates computer has the old SATA1 connectors on their motherboard but want me to put a SATA2 HDD in there for them. Is the SATA2 cHDD compatible with SATA1 on the motherboard? thanks for any help More about : hard disk sata connection question grieve September 4, 2009 10:21:39 PM Yes, they are compatible.. The transfer rate will be that of Sata1. godless September 4, 2009 10:36:07 PM some hard drives will require a jumper to enable sata1. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer 7blades September 4, 2009 11:25:46 PM brilliant, thanks for the help guys Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedConnecting a Laptop Hard disk directly to Desktop (SATA) Forum [Solved] Connecting a Laptop Hard disk directly to Desktop (SATA) Forum Why does it say my drive needs formatting when i connect a sata hard disk to a u Forum How to connect ide hard disk to sata motherboard Forum How to connect sata hard disk and ide hard disk to a computer Forum How to connect ide hard disk to sata motherboard Forum How to connect a desktop sata hard disk to a laptop Forum Single sata output to multi connector hard disk connectivity Forum How to connect internal hard disk through sata card converter Forum Solvedhow to format a hard disk sata Forum SolvedWhat kind of SATA is this hard-disk? Forum SolvedIs 3.5" Toshiba 1TB SATA 3.0 DT01ABA100V Hard Drive Disk compatible with Asus M5A99X EVO R2.0? Forum SolvedHard Disk sata 2,3?? WTF? Forum Solved1tb sata hard disk doesnt work on 945 mother board Forum SolvedCan 3gbps sata interface motherboard support 6gbps hard disk Forum SolvedDoes my mother board support 1 TB / 2 TB sata hard disk? Forum will 500GB or 1TB sata hard disk support my nvidia p4 system? Forum what happens if a core to duo processor is paired with a sata 6gbps 2tb hard disk Forum SolvedPC doesn't boot after installing a second SATA Hard disk Forum Solvedhard disk connection motherboard GA-5AX Ver. 5 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !