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 233 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. nhasian a b G Storage July 11, 2012 3:24:00 AM it makes a difference with solid state disks though. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumWhats faster USB 3.0 or Gigabit across LAN. ForumNew HD 6.0 not any faster than 3.0 ? ForumHelp me enable AHCI on a SATA hard disk Forum1 x SSD vs 2 7200RPM SATA in RAID1....What would be faster ? ForumP7P55D and SATA 2 hard disk ForumSata hard drive wont copy any faster than 8mb/s ForumWhich is faster HDD: 7,200 RPM SATA II or 10,000 RPM SATA I? ForumBenifits of using USB 3.0 with SATA 1 ForumAnother one of those "This device can perform faster ...USB 3.0 " ForumIntermittent SATA 3.0 (6G) ports ASUS P6X58D-E, AHCI mode ForumSATA 3.0 Useless? ForumWill upgrading my hard drive make windows start up faster ? ForumAny SATA 3.0 GB/s Notebooks for sale today? ForumADD ON Cards USB 3.0 and SATA ForumFirst SSD advice? Forum[Solved] Sata 3 addon card question ForumSolid State Hard Drive or a normal hard driver? ForumI cannot see my external hard drive in my computer ForumBest SATA 3 SSD For SATA 2 Board? ForumCould this be my hard drive problem? More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !