Which HDD to buy ? Plz suggest...

Greetings.....

I am upgrading my old 160 GB HDD with a 1 TB HDD.
But i dont know wether newer HDD's are compatible with my motherboard.
I have a Gigabyte g31 series mobo (g31-s2l) which supports the following storage interface:


1 x IDE connector supporting ATA-100/66/33 and up to 2 IDE devices
4 x SATA 3Gb/s connectors supporting up to 4 SATA 3Gb/s devices

I am going to buy one from the below listed HDD's

http://www.flipkart.com/seagate-barracuda-1-tb-desktop-internal-hard-drive-st31000524as/p/itmd2ryndzhc8zeb?pid=IHDD2RYNYVWPXZVT&ref=eb73bd99-cbca-45ab-8568-84f5ce2be58f

OR

http://www.flipkart.com/wd-caviar-green-1-tb-desktop-internal-hard-drive-wd10earx/p/itmdbeh7dqhqsgfp?pid=IHDDBEE2WNHNSQAV&ref=eb73bd99-cbca-45ab-8568-84f5ce2be58f

Full spec of my mobo are:

http://www.gigabyte.in/products/product-page.aspx?pid=2693&dl=1#sp

Will it support the above HDD's and if yes then which one is the best buy.

The above HDD's has SATA 6.0 Gbps Interface and my mobo has 4 x SATA 3Gb/s connectors supporting up to 4 SATA 3Gb/s devices, so i am confused....Plz suggest
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  1. you can get any hdd you want sata is backwards compatible.
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