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 b 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: ForumFrom SATAII to SATAIII without new Win7 installation ForumChanging OS from normal HDD to a sataIII SSD ForumDisappointed is SATAIII , alternatives? ForumHELP Needed SSD Speeds ok? ( SATAIII SSD on SATAII) ForumSSD (and HDD ) Sata-III Compatibility Question ForumAdding an old harddrive to a newly built system ForumLooking to upgrade a Old Gaming Rig ForumGood PC For Old Gaming? ForumBottlenecking of SSD by SATA II motherboard ForumNew Gaming PC - $650 (with old GPU) or $950 (with new GPU) ? ForumUpgrading old build ForumAdding second sata HDD questions ForumWindows ReadyBoost + SD card faster than HDD = ? ForumIs it possible to install windows on a external hdd?????? ForumNot able to mount or detect one partition in my HDD Forum[Solved] SSD and old HDD in small space Forum[Solved] Too many bad sectors in my HDD. Is this the time for RMA? ForumDVD drive not working on the same IDE cable as HDD ForumJust bought SG Barracuda 2tb HDD... ForumHDD failure imminent? More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !