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 93 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 SolvedRackmount storage sas and sata 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 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 SolvedSATA to SAS connector defective?? Forum but, if i do not create RAID, only connect sata disk on SAS connectors, why i do not look in finder? maybe installing somethin Forum Use SATA3 SSD over 146GB SAS for ESXi Server- Any benefit? Forum different sata drives on same min-sas Forum SolvedSATA or SAS? Forum Connecting SAS drive to SATA port Forum SAS vs SATA Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !