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. Share helitha April 19, 2010 6:08:33 AM Best answer selected by helitha. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Can I connect an internal HDD SATA2 through the eSATA? Forum SolvedI want a top quality reliablle 4 bay external hdd case which can handle 4 x 4tb hdd's and also offer e-sata as well as USB 3.0 Forum Solvedsata hdd through eSata port Forum SolvedProblem Solving, Laptop HDD to E-sata, will SDD fit in laptop Forum SolvedMotherboard specifies "eSATA" - My HDD is "SATA" Forum SolvedCan I use Esata with normal SATA HDD? Forum ESATA to SATA Cable - HDD not detected Forum Two SATA HDDs connected using a Black Duet HDD Docking Station via eSATA to my L Forum P5Q PRO: need help to detect external HDD via e-SATA after booting Forum P5Q Deluxe - HDD in eSata not listed in sata list, normal? Forum How to connect SATA hdd with eSATA enclosure to a notebook? Forum SATA RAID Controller or HBA: questions and request for recommendations Forum Updating SATA3 SSD via laptop eSATA2 ExpressCard or USB2/USB3 adaptors Forum 6 onboard sata AND esata AMD2+ mobo reqd Forum E.SATA & USB 2.0 Forum 2.5" External HDD with 1 TB storage and eSATA capability Forum 2.5 HDD in USB/eSATA enclosure problem Forum SolvedSwapping my HDD (sata3) with my optical drive(sata2) to open up room for SSD Forum SolvedQUESTION: Raid 1 with 2 ambigious Sata HDD and 1 SSD for OS Forum SolvedHow to to make working 3.5"HDD cheap 2.0 USB Chinese SATA enclosure with 1 tb SATA HDD in it. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !