Sas to sata Tags: Hard Drives SAS SATA Storage Last response: December 12, 2011 6:40 PM in Storage Share bhripul December 12, 2011 4:48:37 PM Hello, can any one tell is there any possibility to use SAS hard drive as a usb external drive? SATA and IDE harddrive external USB case is available, simillarly can i get for SAS HD. More about : sas sata Emerald a c 115 G Storage December 12, 2011 6:40:34 PM SAS offers backwards-compatibility with second-generation SATA drives. SATA 3 Gbit/s drives may be connected to SAS backplanes, but SAS drives may not be connected to SATA backplanes. However this device might work for you http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedMixing SAS/SATA on Backplane Forum Solved[Build Help] Sata or SAS Forum SolvedAdd SATA HDD to Dell PowerEdge T710 SAS Controller Forum SolvedRackmount storage sas and sata Forum SolvedUse SATA3 SSD over 146GB SAS for ESXi Server- Any benefit? Forum Solveddifferent sata drives on same min-sas Forum SolvedConnecting SAS drive to SATA port Forum SolvedSATA or SAS Hard Drives for Large RAID? Forum SolvedUsing a SAS expander with SATA SSDs Forum SolvedSATA SSD vs SAS HDD in 12 node cluster Forum SolvedRIAD/SAS controller card and backplane drive cage vs SATA to SATA only drive setup? Forum SolvedPerformance question: SAS 10K 6Gbps and SATA SSD 3Gbps caching? Forum Solvedhow to connect sas hard drive to sata interface Forum migrate os from sas to sata Forum Solvedmix a sas dive and a sata drive in a poweredge 1950 Forum SolvedSAS 6Gb raid VS. SATA III 6Gb raid Forum Solvedmixing SAS and SATA Forum SolvedSata SSD on a SAS/SATA Connector Forum SolvedSAS vs SAS2 / SATA ii vs SATA iii Backplane Forum SolvedSAS vs SAS2 / SATA ii vs SATA iii Backplane Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !