Does SAS 3/gbs translate to SATA 6gb/s Tags: SAS SATA Chipsets Storage Last response: January 31, 2013 3:40 AM in Storage Share darkspartenwarrior January 31, 2013 2:59:44 AM C606 Chipset has up to 8 SAS 3/gbs Does this mean it can support up to 8 SATA 6/gbs also? More about : sas gbs translate sata 6gb kenrivers a c 137 G Storage January 31, 2013 3:40:06 AM No, SAS is Serial Attached SCSI and not SATA. According to the Intel site this chipset will support a total of 6 SATA ports, four of which are SATA 3.0 Gb/s and two of which are SATA 6.0 Gb/s. http://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/chipsets/server-... http://ark.intel.com/products/63986/Intel-BD82C606-PCH m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources How much of a transfer rate difference does SATA 6GB/s vs 3GB/s make? Forum SolvedMegaRAID SAS 9260-4i 6Gb/s SLI MegaRaid Card Plugged into PCI Express X16 3Gb/s Board Forum SolvedWill 3GB/s Motherboard with 6GB/s SATA HDD and SATA Cables work? Forum SolvedTIME SENSITIVE: Mobo has USB 3.0 non-internal but Case has USB 3.0 front panel & Mobo has Sata 3Gb/s but HDD is 6Gb/s Forum SolvedSATA 3gb/s vs 6gb/s Forum SolvedConnecting DVD writer: Sata 6Gb/s or Sata 3Gb/s? Forum SolvedWill storage with interface of SATA 6GB/S work on a mobo with SATA 3GB/S? Forum Solved1TB @ 7200RPM (sata III - 6GB/s) thermal performance vs 1TB 5400RPM (sata III - 3GB/s) Forum SolvedCan i connect a 6GB/s HDD on a 3GB/s SATA port? (NEED ADVICE) Forum SolvedSATA Controller is SATA 3Gb/s. Any benefit getting an 6Gb/s SSD ? Forum Solved6Gb/s SSD with a SATA 3Gb/s connection please help :( Forum SolvedI have an SATA 3gb/s Motherboard Can I install a 6gb/s hdd Forum SolvedIs it worth getting a SATA 3GB/s SSD for a boot drive when I currently have a SATA-III 6Gb/s HDD? Forum SolvedQuick question about HD SATA 3Gb/s and 6Gb/s Forum SolvedSata 3gb/s vs 6gb/s hdd. Forum SATA 3Gb/s and SATA 6Gb/s HDD's Forum SolvedSata 3gbs in sata 6gbs mobo Forum Can you connect sata 3gb/s to sata 6gb/s Forum SolvedDoes 6gb/s matter or 3gb/s more than enough for a storage device? Forum how to find out is it SATA 3gb/s or 6gb/s? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !