Sata 3 vs sata 6 for SSD Tags: Hard Drives SATA Cable SSD Storage Product Last response: February 13, 2012 7:07 AM in Storage Share computernewb February 13, 2012 6:11:46 AM hi. If my mobo supports sata 6, should i get a sata 6 cable for this ssd? http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... also, is there any difference between sata 3 and sata 6 cables? or will i still get the same performance from my old sata 3 cables? thanks! More about : sata sata ssd ilysaml February 13, 2012 6:43:58 AM There's no such thing called Sata 6 Gb/S cable, the normal Sata cable will deliver the maximum speed only make sure your MOBO has a Sata 6 Gb/s Port. m 0 l computernewb February 13, 2012 7:07:38 AM ok thanks! newegg was selling "sata 6 cables" so i thought there was a difference m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources sata 3 vs sata 6 interface for ssd Forum On-board mSATA SSD 3 GB/s vs SATA 6 GB/s connector & wire for separate SSD-O Forum 3g SATA vs. 6g SATA or SSD Forum SolvedSSD Sata3 6GB/s and Cable/Motherboard Compatibility Forum SolvedSATA Controller is SATA 3Gb/s. Any benefit getting an 6Gb/s SSD ? Forum SolvedPerformance question: SAS 10K 6Gbps and SATA SSD 3Gbps caching? Forum Solved6Gb/s SSD with a SATA 3Gb/s connection please help :( Forum Solved6 SATA spindle RAID10 -- vs 2 SSD RAID1 Forum SolvedSSD plugged into 6.0Gb/ps Sata III, says it's running at 3.0Gb/ps Forum SolvedIs it worth getting a SATA 3GB/s SSD for a boot drive when I currently have a SATA-III 6Gb/s HDD? Forum SolvedMSI 990FXA-GD80 AM3+ AMD 990FX SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard VS GIGABYTE GA-990FXA-UD5 AM3+ AMD 990FX SATA 6Gb/s Forum SolvedSsd 64 GB sata3 6gb on a motherboard with sata2 3gb Forum SolvedSATA 3gb/s vs 6gb/s Forum SolvedSSD vs. 10K SATA 6GB Forum Solved1TB @ 7200RPM (sata III - 6GB/s) thermal performance vs 1TB 5400RPM (sata III - 3GB/s) Forum SolvedShould I plug my SSD into a SATA 3G or 6G? Forum SolvedSATA 3 vs. SATA 6 Forum SolvedSata 3 vs Sata 6 Forum SolvedSATA 6.0 GBps Vs SATA 3.0 GBps Forum SSD compatability... SATA II vs. III... but what about SATA 6Gb? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !