SATA questions Tags: Motherboards Sata Devices Cable Storage Last response: April 25, 2010 4:22 PM in Storage Share 00101 April 25, 2010 3:59:18 PM Just as a quick question, can I use sata 3gb/s cables and devices from 6gb/s ports on the motherboard (if it helps here's the link: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... )? More about : sata questions | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove elel April 25, 2010 4:22:10 PM From wikipedia: "Also, the new standard (sata 6G) is backwards compatible with SATA 3 Gbit/s" | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Storage>SATA questions> Related ressources: ForumHDD SATA and Cache questions ForumQuestions About SAS, SATA , and Hard Drives ForumSATA 3 vs. 6 questions ForumAdding second sata HDD questions ForumQuestions about SATA to USB adaptors ForumSATA RAID Controller or HBA: questions and request for recommendations ForumSata cable questions .... ForumThree questions on SSD (partitioning, SATA 2 and writes) ForumIDE to SATA adpaters and other questions ForumNew Build - SSD & SATA Question ForumUsing SATA hard drive but IDE drive to boot, and other questions ForumFront Panel Header and SATA questions ForumSATA HD/MB BIOS settings questions Forum965P-DS3 Questions ( SATA , RAM, FAN speed, Startup time) ForumSATA CONTROLLER QUESTION . NEED HELP! ForumTiebreaker Questions (Z68 and SATA III) ForumNeed up to date SSD advice. ForumIDE to SATA adpaters and other questions Forumnewbie questions about sata hard drive power ForumCan someone answer some basic Sata questions? More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !