Data transfer rate slows down Tags: Hard Drives Desktops Storage gary grant December 2, 2012 12:08:45 AM Hello, i bought a 2tb hitachi desktop touro 3.0 and although im using it through a 2.0 usb on my laptop when i transfer any more than about 1gb of data the transfer rate slows from 50+ mbs down to 2.5 mbs.any ideas? More about : data transfer rate slows | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Reply to gary grant Register or log in to remove Ask the community Post an answer Tom's Hardware>Forum>Storage>Data transfer rate slows down> Related ressources: ForumData transfer rate from SATA HDD in USB 2 docking station to USB 3 HDD ForumRAID 0 slows down after being filled with data . ForumData Transfer Rate ForumData transfer rate drop? ForumIde hdd slows down ? ForumSlow usb 2.0 transfer rate ForumSeagate SATA HDD - Slow transfer rate ForumWin 7 performance disk data transfer rate ForumData Transfer Rate suddenly slowed ForumWhy does data transfer rate go down during Benchmark test? ForumWhy is the data transfer rate so slow on my external usb 2 0 drive? ForumHow fast must a disk spin to transfer 2tb of data with 1024 track at 6gb per sec ForumSlow data transfer ForumHDD Transfer Rate causing slow PC? ForumWindows Experience Index says my disk transfer rate sucks ForumSlow Data Transfer rate ForumDisk Data transfer rate (Windows Rating) Gone down ? ForumMemory rating numbers and actual transfer rate ForumHighest MB/s transfer rate on a home LAN? ForumFirst SSD advice? More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !