HDD disk transfer rate has dropped Tags: Hard Drives Motherboards Storage Last response: January 16, 2013 7:10 PM in Storage Share Edens3 January 16, 2013 6:59:44 PM So I got a new motherboard and hooked my SATA hdd up to it and it had dropped from a 7.2 transfer rate to a 5.9... any thoughts? motherboard now is sabertooth 990 old one was uhhh some dell mobo that came with my pc More about : hdd disk transfer rate dropped Soda-88 a b G Storage January 16, 2013 7:04:12 PM No mechanical HDD could ever deliver such high WEI scores, 7,2 score is in range with older SATA2 SSDs such as my original Vertex 60GB. m 0 l Edens3 January 16, 2013 7:08:43 PM well my average was always 7.2 and I thought it went off the lowest score? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Edens3 January 16, 2013 7:10:10 PM Can you not edit posts? >< i was gonna toss in If what you say is true then my next question is - is 5.9 a decent score / acceptable m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Disk transfer rate dropped OCZ vertex 2 Forum HDD transfer rate starts fast then drops Forum SolvedVery slow transfer rate from internal HDD. Almost new HDD going bad? Forum SolvedHard Disk File Transfer Rate Slow Forum Solved4MB/s Transfer Rate for new 1TB hdd Forum SolvedVery Slow Disk Transfer Rate Forum SolvedI have a pretty good computer, but my Disk transfer rate is Shameful Forum SSD transfer rate to internal HDD Forum SolvedRaise my Disk data Transfer rate Forum SolvedLow 'Disk Transfer Rate' of SSD in WEI Forum SolvedDisk Data Transfer Rate Forum Erratic main HDD transfer rate Forum Disk data transfer rate decreasing? Forum disk transfer rate 7.3? Forum Laptop HDD says error "A Disk Read Error Occured. Press CTRL+ALT+DEL to restart" after I dropped it Forum Laptop HDD says error "A Disk Read Error Occured. Press CTRL+ALT+DEL to restart" after I dropped it Forum Disk Data transfer rate (Windows Rating) Gone down? Forum Data transfer rate from SATA HDD in USB 2 docking station to USB 3 HDD Forum HDD Transfer Rate Forum WEI Disk Transfer Rate Score w/ SSD Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !