Solved USB 3 Compatability Tags: USB3 USB Storage Last response: January 18, 2013 12:31 AM in Storage Share pm8546 January 11, 2013 12:52:43 AM Can you plug USB 2 stuff into an USB 3 port? will it run ok? will it damage anything? Thanks for your help... More about : usb compatability cball1311 a b G Storage January 11, 2013 1:08:15 AM It's backwards compatible. There will not be a problem. Best solution musicmanil January 11, 2013 7:45:57 PM cball1311 is correct. USB 2.0 will always work with USB 3.0. Although you will not be able to completely utilize the speed capability of a device with USB 3.0 in a USB 2.0 port. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer pm8546 January 18, 2013 12:31:08 AM Best answer selected by pm8546. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumUsb3 motherboard/case compatability ForumUSB 3 .0 compatability ForumASUS M4A87TD/ USB3 AM 3 AMD 870 memory compatability ForumPhenom II X4 970 and ASUS M4A89TD pro/ USB3 compatability ForumIs Radeon HD 7870 Compatible to Gigabyte 78-Lmt- Usb3 Mobo ???????????? ForumIs a gigabyte ga-78lmt- usb3 compatible with a amd radeon hd 7850 Forum[SOLVED] HD7950 compatible with mobo ASUS P8H61/ USB3 ? ForumCompatability check ForumAmd radeon hd 7950 compatibility with GA-700T- usb3 ForumCase and Front Panel USB 3 .0 Compatibility ForumOld usb 2 thumb drive now only works on usb3 Forum1st Build Help Needed with Compatability , SLI, Power and Overclocking ForumIs the i 3 -2120 compatible with USB 3 .0 ? ForumASMedia USB 3 .0 ASM1042 BSOD Lockup Unstable Drv Compatibility Issues Forum$2,500, Can anyone verify the compatability ForumIs usb3 backward compatible with usb 2 ForumBest SSD Of 2013, Which is it? ForumUSB Flash Drive not recognized ForumHow can you open bitlock encryption for the USB disk? ForumUSB 3.0 External Storage More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !