HDD SATA-III and old Motherboard Tags: Hard Drives SATA NAS / RAID Storage Last response: December 25, 2012 8:45 PM in Storage Share TomR2 December 25, 2012 7:30:49 PM Hi! I have old M/B A8N-SLI Deluxe ( http://www.asus.com/Motherboards/AMD_Socket_939/A8NSLI_... ) with next specification: Quote:Storage Southbridge 2 xUltraDMA 133/100/66/33 4 xSATA 3Gb/s ports Support RAID 0,1,0+1,JBOD Silicon Image® 3114R RAID controller 4 xSATA with RAID0, 1,10, and RAID5 I want buy new HDD with SATA-III interface but my M/B don't support HDD SATA-III interface. If I buy HDD with SATA-III interface he will be work on my M/B? HDD SATA-III interface compatible with M/B with SATA 3Gb/s ports? Thanks! More about : hdd sata iii motherboard Emerald a c 102 G Storage December 25, 2012 8:45:19 PM Yes SATA-III is backwards compatible with SATA-II Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedIs it worth getting a SATA 3GB/s SSD for a boot drive when I currently have a SATA-III 6Gb/s HDD? Forum SolvedOld HDD and upgrading CPU/Motherboard. Forum SolvedChanging OS from normal HDD to a sataIII SSD Forum SolvedBlue Screens: Old HDD, New Motherboard Forum SolvedInstalling new CPU and Motherboard with new SSD but wanting to keep old HDD files Forum Best fit for a 4TB WD HDD and a SATA-III USB 3.0 enclosure? Forum SolvedSwapping Motherboard, OEM Re-Install, What Happens to my data on old HDD? Forum SolvedNew Motherboard and my old HDD with Win8.1 working good! (No format/reinstallation) Question** Forum SolvedNeed help with My new Motherboard and my old HDD Forum Solvednew motherboard old hdd Forum will a SATAIII HDD work on an older MB? Forum SolvedNew motherboard with old HDD wont boot Forum Solved40 pin ide to 7 pin sata - old hdd, new motherboard Forum SSD (and HDD) Sata-III Compatibility Question Forum SSD (and HDD) Sata-III Compatibility Question Forum new motherboard old hdd Forum INTEL D975XBX2 Extreme Motherboard & SATA-III Drives Forum New Motherboard + Plus my old HDD with Win8.1 still works fine! Question** Forum Changeing motherboard and useing old hdd Forum Can I put my old hdd into a new barebones pc (motherboard+cpu+ram) with some of my old hardware? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !