Solved ESATA HBA to SATA 2 HDD Tags: Homebuilt SATA Connection Hard Drives Compatibility Systems Last response: April 19, 2010 6:08 AM in Systems Share helitha April 18, 2010 7:30:18 AM Hello ,I want to buy a eSATA HBA wanting to use it to connect a SATA2 HDD. Is it possible or compatible. Thanks For Any Help. More about : esata hba sata hdd Best solution tecmo34 a b B Homebuilt system April 19, 2010 12:55:11 AM Yes, you can use one to hook up a SATA2 HDD but you'll also need to find a power source for your HDD. Standard HDD's require a power supply source to power them. It will work with no issues on an External Enclosure with an eSATA connection. helitha April 19, 2010 6:08:33 AM Best answer selected by helitha. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumEsata Port Multiplier? ForumSATA RAID Controller or HBA : questions and request for recommendations ForumESATA to SATA Cable - HDD not detected ForumCan I use Esata with normal SATA HDD ? ForumNon-RAID SATA II card? ForumMotherboard specifies " eSATA " - My HDD is " SATA " ForumCan I connect an internal HDD SATA2 through the eSATA ? ForumHow to connect SATA hdd with eSATA enclosure to a notebook? ForumESATA or USB 3 external HDD enclosure ForumWindows home server OP ForumConnect a SATA disk to a eSATA port Forum5TB MicroNet RAID Platinum Help ForumSATA to eSATA enclosure possible with this external drive? ForumExternal eSATA port multiplier for non-multiplier-compliant SATA port ForumDat build... ForumSATA to IDE conversion Forum[Solved] Sata connections on new build ForumUse a partition or slower HDD for OS? ForumAdding SATA port ForumWhat does S.M.A.R.T mean in BIOS sata configuration screen More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !