Sata 3 hard disk drive in an external disk enclosure Tags: Hard Drives Enclosure SATA USB Storage Last response: November 3, 2011 10:55 AM in Storage Share imaystrenko November 3, 2011 10:47:57 AM Hello, will the SATA 3 hard disk work, without any problems, in an external disk enclosure with USB 2.0 and ESata ports that is attached to a USB port or eSata port of my hardware(computer, TV, etc) ? More about : sata hard disk drive external disk enclosure Hawkeye22 a c 372 G Storage November 3, 2011 10:55:07 AM As long as the enclosure's internal connector is sata it will work, although you will only get throughput speeds based on your connection to the PC. i.e. USB speeds if connected via USB and SATA2 speeds if connected to a SATA2 esata port. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedIs 3.5" Toshiba 1TB SATA 3.0 DT01ABA100V Hard Drive Disk compatible with Asus M5A99X EVO R2.0? Forum SolvedHow to stop external hard disk (enclosure) from running? Forum Reading Data from a external sata disk in a enclosure in pc sata port. Forum Use a SATA Disk in External enclosure? Forum What is a external hard disk enclosure used for? Forum Installing XP on an external Hard Disk enclosure Forum GA-EX58-UD3R, Sata hard drives and an IDE disk drive problem Forum Solved3.5" SATA Hard Drive in a 5.25" SATA Optical Drive USB Enclosure? Forum SolvedExternal Hard drive not showing up in 'My Computer', and 'Disk Management' Forum SolvedMy seagate 1tb external hard drive is showing up in device manager, but not under disk management or my computer Forum SolvedUse Disk Image Previously saved On External Hard Drive Forum Sata hard drive external enclosure Forum SolvedExternal Hard Drive not detected in Disk Management or Device Manager Forum Mainboard doesn't recognize 3.5 SATA hard disk drives Forum SolvedFound external hard drive in disk drives but how do I retrieve it? Forum SolvedLacie External Hard Drive does not show up in My computer but shows up in Disk Managment Forum SolvedSeagate external hard drive is no longer detected by my computer. Not found in disk manager. Light is on. Forum SolvedExternal Hard Drive is making strange sound and its not at my computer or disk management Forum SolvedExternal Hard Drive showing up as Local Disk (J:) Forum SolvedSamsung external hard drive: my computer shows disk had occupied space but upon opening disk shows no files :( Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !