Solved SATA data transfer rate Tags: Hard Drives Default SATA Windows XP Storage Last response: May 3, 2011 1:56 PM in Storage Share db999 April 19, 2011 5:57:33 AM I have 2 SATA dives connected to my MB with XP and default settings in the BIOS. When I copy data from one to the other the data transfer rate is about 3KB/sec. Is that normal? More about : sata data transfer rate Best solution Hawkeye22 a c 357 G Storage April 19, 2011 11:55:15 AM Share Nope. Do you have your chipset drivers installed? Check the device manager for any yellow exclamation points. They require drivers. db999 April 22, 2011 1:30:42 AM Thanks, I reinstalled the chipset drivers and now I'm getting a transfer rate of about 60MB a sec. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer db999 May 3, 2011 1:56:43 PM Best answer selected by db999. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Data transfer rate from SATA HDD in USB 2 docking station to USB 3 HDD Forum Can a PCI SATA controller-card support 3Gb/s data transfer rate ? Forum Sata data transfer rate Forum Data Transfer Rate suddenly slowed Forum Windows experience index for data transfer rate Forum Usb 2 0 data transfer rate vs sata harddrive Forum Slow Data Transfer rate Forum Data Transfer Rate Forum Sata 2 to Sata 3 Transfer Rate Forum USB vs SATA II transfer rate Forum Sata 2 / 3 transfer rate Forum Transfer rate of firewire versus SATA Forum SATA Drive Transfer Rate Confusion Forum Seagate SATA HDD - Slow transfer rate Forum 4tb hdd is being read as 2tb hdd Forum recover overwritte data Forum (IDE failing, Sata as boot drive) won't boot. Forum 160GB SATA MAXTOR HARD DRIVE Forum Normal boot into Windows disabled when SATA drive is enabled Forum SATA Hard Drive is showing 0 GB Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !