3.0 GB/s to 1.5 GB/s on a western digital laptop hard drive Tags: Hard Drives Laptops Western Digital Storage Last response: September 23, 2011 7:42 AM in Storage Share boywonder74 September 23, 2011 2:23:40 AM Hello there! I have a Western Digital WD3200BEVT 2.5" 320 GB laptop HDD that runs at 5400 RPM and has a data transfer of 3.0 GB/s. I want to to reduce the data speed from 3.0 to 1.5 GB/s but I dont know which pins to use with some jumper shunts I have. Can you help me please? Thank you More about : western digital laptop hard drive Dereck47 a b D Laptop a c 539 G Storage September 23, 2011 7:42:12 AM Only the 8MB buffer on that drive has a data transfer rate of 3Gb/s (300MB/s). The actual data transfer rate of that drive is 116.MB/s (1.16Gb/s). Here's the link to the spec sheet for the drive: http://www.wdc.com/wdproducts/library/SpecSheet/ENG/287... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Will usb 3.0 work with sata 1.5gbs hard drives Forum SolvedWill a SATA I (1.5) dvd rom slow my sata III (6GBs) hard drive to 1.5? Forum SolvedWhy doesn't my hard drive get 3.0 GB/s? Forum Is there a hard drive jumper that limits my hdd to 1.5 Gb/s? Forum SAMSUNG HD502HI 500GB 5400 RPM SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive Forum how do i find out if the hard -drive is running at 3.0Gb/s? Forum How fast (really) should a 3.0Gb/s Hard Drive be? Forum IDE Ultra ATA100 Hard Drive and SATA 3.0Gb/s Hard Drive Forum SolvedSinpoint F3 or Western Digital 6.0Gb/s Forum SolvedCan a SATA 1.5Gb/s ODD be connected to a SATA 3.0Gb/s port? Forum Is a 500GB Western Digital Sata 6gb/s good enough? Forum Western Digital Caviar Blue 7200 RPM 32MB Cache SATA 6.0Gb/s or Black Forum Western Digital (WD) Caviar BLUE WD5000AAKX 500GB SATA 6GB/s 16MB Cach Forum Western Digital Caviar Green 1.5TB Hard Disk Drive SATA 32MB Cache (WD Forum SolvedCan I run a SATA 1.5 Gb/s HDD through a SATA 3.0 Gb/s port? Forum Western digital usb 3.0 external hard drive slow transfer rate Forum Western digital blue 500 gb hard drive $30 Forum SolvedSata 6Gb/s Drive on Sata 1.5Gb/s Motherboard Forum SolvedSATA Rev III (6.0 Gb/s) Drive on SATA II (3.0 Gb/s) port Forum Western Digital Laptop Hard Drive Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !