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 84 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... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SATA III/ SAS 6Gbps RAID Setup Forum SATA or SAS ? Forum Does SAS 3/gbs translate to SATA 6gb/s Forum SAS disk to SATA controller Forum Cheap RAID SAS/SATA /eSATA Storage Option Forum SAS/SATA Question Forum New server setup - SAS / SATA Forum Questions About SAS , SATA , and Hard Drives Forum Need help picking SAS vs SATA Forum Changing SATA Raid 1 to SAS Raid 1 Forum PCI-X Sata/SAS Controller Forum Bought a SAS hdd instead of SATA : Can I use an adapter? Forum Help Find Cheap SAS/SATA Controller Forum SATA Only vs. SATA/SAS mixed Forum Internal SATA to External SAS SFF-8088 Forum Sas ssd vs sata ssd Forum Cable matters? SATA vs. SATA II vs. sas Forum SAS to SATA loss? Forum Need up to date SSD advice. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !