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 341 G Storage April 19, 2011 11:55:15 AM 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 : ForumData transfer rate from SATA HDD in USB 2 docking station to USB 3 HDD ForumCan a PCI SATA controller-card support 3Gb/s data transfer rate ? ForumSata data transfer rate ForumData Transfer Rate suddenly slowed ForumWindows experience index for data transfer rate ForumUsb 2 0 data transfer rate vs sata harddrive ForumSlow Data Transfer rate ForumData Transfer Rate ForumSata 2 to Sata 3 Transfer Rate ForumUSB vs SATA II transfer rate ForumSata 2 / 3 transfer rate ForumTransfer rate of firewire versus SATA ForumSATA Drive Transfer Rate Confusion ForumSeagate SATA HDD - Slow transfer rate Forum4tb hdd is being read as 2tb hdd Forumrecover overwritte data Forum(IDE failing, Sata as boot drive) won't boot. Forum160GB SATA MAXTOR HARD DRIVE ForumNormal boot into Windows disabled when SATA drive is enabled ForumSATA Hard Drive is showing 0 GB More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !