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 523 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 SolvedCan I run a SATA 1.5 Gb/s HDD through a SATA 3.0 Gb/s port? Forum Western Digital Caviar Green 1.5TB Hard Disk Drive SATA 32MB Cache (WD 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 !