Solved Quick question about HD SATA 3Gb/s and 6Gb/s Tags: Hard Drives SATA AMD HD Storage Product Last response: February 1, 2013 5:49 PM in Storage Share lyonnx February 1, 2013 3:56:04 AM I recently bought a HD with SATA 6.0Gb/s and plan to buy a ASRock 880GM-LE FX AM3+ AMD 880G Micro ATX AMD Motherboard http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Is it compatible? More about : quick question sata 3gb 6gb Best solution jumbolkna February 1, 2013 3:59:03 AM Share Yes. It will work fine. ocmusicjunkie February 1, 2013 5:42:46 AM Second that. SATA III is backward compatible with SATA II in either direction (faster board or faster disk)- it will just run at SATA II speeds. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer lyonnx February 1, 2013 5:49:28 PM Best answer selected by lyonnx. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources C300 ssd 3gb/s vs 6gb/s Forum 6Gb/s HDD on 3Gb/s SATA motherboard Forum RAID0, 6Gb/s SATA , lots of questions. Forum Sata 6gb/s vs sata 3gb/s Forum Question about sata 6/gbs Forum 6Gb/s drives set to run at 3Gb/s speed question Forum RAID 5 is there any real difference between 3/gbs and 6/gbs ? Forum 6gb/s backwards comptatible with 3gb/s ? Forum C300 ssd switches from 6gb/s to 3gb/s on it's own Forum Will a 6Gb/s Drive run slower on a 3Gb/s board? Forum Will a 3gb/s Drive work on 6gb/s slots? Forum I have a new Seagate sata III 6gb/s and need advice on raid 0 or just using sing Forum SATA 6Gb/s question Forum Asus Sabertooth X58 Problem with SATA 6GB/s Forum Best SSD Of 2013, Which is it? Forum SSD performance difference when used on sata II or III Forum Sata 2 And 3 Forum Does SAS 3/gbs translate to SATA 6gb/s Forum [Solved] Converting a IDE Drive to SATA Drive Forum Trouble with sata Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !