Are SATA 3.0 Hard disk faster? Tags: Hard Drives SATA Storage Last response: July 11, 2012 3:24 AM in Storage Share darkstar845 July 11, 2012 1:29:35 AM Is there a real benefit in buying Sata 3 hard disk than SATA 2.0? Most 7200rpm Hard disk can't even maximize the bandwidth of SATA 2. Sata 3 makes a lot of sense on SSD.Does it increases that cost of a Hard disk without adding more read/write speed? More about : sata hard disk faster rolli59 a c 261 G Storage July 11, 2012 2:34:17 AM There are fast SATA II drives that keep up with the SATA III drives so no real benefit. As you said HHD are not even close to max the SATA II interface. m 0 l nhasian a b G Storage July 11, 2012 3:24:00 AM it makes a difference with solid state disks though. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Disk-to-disk transfer rates - SATA to/from USB 3.0 is 3-5x faster than SATA to/from SATA Forum SolvedIs 3.5" Toshiba 1TB SATA 3.0 DT01ABA100V Hard Drive Disk compatible with Asus M5A99X EVO R2.0? Forum is usb cable 480mps faster enought for a external hard disk 2.0 Forum SolvedDoes rpm affect the speed of an USB 3.0 external hard disk? Forum Solvedhow to format a hard disk sata Forum SolvedWhat kind of SATA is this hard-disk? Forum SolvedWhich is faster IDE hard disk or USB pen drive Forum SolvedHard Disk sata 2,3?? WTF? Forum Solvedmy 1 tb toshiba 3.0 usb hard disk partisions are not opening Forum Solved1tb sata hard disk doesnt work on 945 mother board Forum SolvedCan 3gbps sata interface motherboard support 6gbps hard disk Forum SolvedDoes my mother board support 1 TB / 2 TB sata hard disk? Forum how much ram required for 500gb hard disk run faster Forum SolvedPC doesn't boot after installing a second SATA Hard disk Forum Does my mother board (GigaByte GA-8I915P-D) support 1 TB / 2 TB sata hard disk? Forum PC doesn't load windows when installing a third SATA hard disk Forum SATA Boot hard disk error 0mb Forum SolvedConnecting a Laptop Hard disk directly to Desktop (SATA) Forum Sata hard drive wont copy any faster than 8mb/s Forum copy hard drive using sata wire 3.0 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !