6.0 sata Tags: Hard Drives SATA Gigabyte Compatibility Storage Last response: August 1, 2011 1:26 AM in Storage Share jamesr10962 July 31, 2011 10:18:35 PM Hi, can anyone tell me if Sata 6.0g/bs hdd`s are compatible with Sata 3.0 boards? (gigabyte 880gma) Thanks in advance for any replies More about : sata k1114 a b G Storage July 31, 2011 10:38:33 PM Yes they are backwards compatible. m 0 l sminlal a c 415 G Storage August 1, 2011 1:26:10 AM ^+1 And you don't really loose any performance since the drives don't spin fast enough to get anywhere near the SATA 3.0 bandwidth cap. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedSata II (3.0Gbps) and Sata III (6.0Gbps) performance difference when using HDD? Forum SolvedWill my Crucial M500 SSD 6.0Gbps work with mobo that only supports SATA 2? Forum SolvedSSD plugged into 6.0Gb/ps Sata III, says it's running at 3.0Gb/ps Forum SolvedAMD Chipset Says 6.0 Gb/s but HWinfo says HD is in SATA II Mode Forum Solvedsata 1.5GB/s Hdd on a Sata sata 6.0 MoBo Forum SolvedSATA 6.0 GBps Vs SATA 3.0 GBps Forum SolvedSATA Rev III (6.0 Gb/s) Drive on SATA II (3.0 Gb/s) port Forum SolvedSATA 3.0Gb/s vs SATA 6.0Gb/s Forum SolvedQuestion regarding PCI Express Bandwidth Limit for SATA 6.0Gbps RAID Forum SolvedGA-Z68X-UD4-B3 Using both Intel SATA6.0 reduces PCIeX16 to X4? Forum SolvedSata 6.0 Hard disk Forum SolvedMy ASUS M4A88TD-V EVO-3.0 SATA 6.0 and Crucial Forum SolvedDoes the GIGABYTE GA-880GMA-UD2H come with a Sata 6.0gb/s cable? Forum SolvedSATA 6.0Gb Hd Forum SolvedCorsair F60 2.5" sata 60GB solid state drive Forum SolvedDoes the Intel P67 chipset support SATA 3 6.0Gb/s? Forum SolvedSATA 3.0 & SATA 6.0 Forum SolvedSATA 6.0 GB/s port help Forum SolvedPCIe 8x vs 16x nVidia 460 and SATA 6.0 Forum SolvedSata 6.0 card Confusion Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !