Does my system support 3TB hard drives? Tags: Hard Drives Antec Storage Last response: September 16, 2011 11:44 AM in Storage Share gamerluke7 September 15, 2011 1:02:21 AM System specs are as follows. AMD Phenom II X4 965 ASUS M4A88TD-M Windows 7 64-bit ATI Radeon HD5770 Antec Earthwatts 650w 4 GB DDR3 RAM Antec 902 500 GB HDD Antec 902 More about : system support 3tb hard drives inzone a c 118 G Storage September 15, 2011 3:07:05 AM Your motherboard's bios has to accept 3 tb storage devices. http://www.pcworld.com/article/235088/everything_you_ne... sminlal a c 414 G Storage September 15, 2011 3:46:14 AM What do you mean by "support"? Many systems can use a 3TB drive to hold data, but can't boot from it. Do you want to use the drive as a data drive or a boot drive? Related resources Does my system support 3TB hard drives ? - Forum [ Hard Drives ] Seagate Barracuda 3TB HDD problems, please help! - Forum Data recovery from 3TB hard drive - Forum Seagate 3TB hard drive only showing 746gb - Forum Can't format 3-TB internal / secondary hard drive - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer fzabkar a c 193 G Storage September 16, 2011 6:05:02 AM See this Hitachi white paper: High Capacity (≥2.2TB) Technology Brief: http://www.hitachigst.com/tech/techlib.nsf/techdocs/D21... viper666 September 16, 2011 6:35:56 AM Support as a secondary drive yes. As a boot drive no, as your mainboard lacks an UEFI bios. Hawkeye22 a c 284 G Storage September 16, 2011 11:44:25 AM As other's have said, you can use it as a secondary/storage drive. Just be sure to make it a GPT partition and not MBR. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumHow to install a 3TB hard drive ? Forum3TB Hard Drive only showing 2TB in control panel... ForumCompatibility help formating 3TB Drives with GPT ForumWD 3TB Caviar Green drives - Raid 5? ForumWestern Digital releases first 3TB internal 3.5" hard drive ForumGPT 3TB hard drive "magically" changed to MBR ForumHave to reformat a 3TB Hitachi drive Forum3TB Hard Drives ForumExternal USB3 3TB drive shows 2 devices? ForumBest SSD Of 2013, Which is it? ForumTrying to install Windows 7 on a new system where the Only drive is a sata drive ForumIs my hard drive failing? ForumHow to repair hard disk not detected ForumHow to recover important data in a defective or dead SATA Hard disk drive? ForumOlder EIDE hard drive "sorta" recognized More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !