Solved G31M-ES2L compatible with SATA 6Gb/s HDD? Tags: Gigabyte SATA Compatibility Hard Drives Motherboards Last response: December 12, 2011 2:34 AM in Motherboards Share Fonzdecool December 12, 2011 12:49:09 AM Hi, i have a GIGABYTE G31M-ES2L Mobo with only SATA 3Gb/s connectors. I want to ask whether my Mobo is compatible with SATA 6Gb/s HDD? Thanks. More about : g31m es2l compatible sata 6gb hdd scout_03 a c 156 V Motherboard December 12, 2011 1:13:18 AM they all mark as sata 3.0 on gigabyte m 0 l Best solution runswindows95 a b V Motherboard December 12, 2011 1:16:24 AM Yes. SATA drives are backwards compatible. It will work, but will only running at 3Gb/s speeds. Share Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Fonzdecool December 12, 2011 2:34:03 AM Best answer selected by Fonzdecool. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources G31M-ES2L compatible with SATA 6Gb/s HDD? Forum SolvedSATA Marvell 6Gb/s vs. Intel 3GBb/s on my motherboard for my HDD 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 SolvedCan i connect a 6GB/s HDD on a 3GB/s SATA port? (NEED ADVICE) Forum SolvedIs the MSI 970A-G43 AM3+ AMD 970 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard compatible with the AMD FX 6300? 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 SolvedSata III=Sata 6Gb/s? (WD Cavier Black HDD) Forum SolvedIssues with SSD and HDD x2 RAID0 Configuration with "6Gb/s" SATA Marvell chip Forum SolvedSata 3gb/s vs 6gb/s hdd. Forum Are Sata III 6GBs cables backwards compatible? Forum SolvedSSD Sata3 6GB/s and Cable/Motherboard Compatibility Forum SATA 3Gb/s and SATA 6Gb/s HDD's Forum Can I replace 6Gb/s HDD on 3Gb/s SATA motherboard (ECS G31TM3 V:1.0) Forum SolvedThe cooler master haf x compatibility issue with GIGABYTE GA-Z87X-OC Force LGA 1150 Intel Z87 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Mo Forum Old GIGABYTE GA-K8U motherboard and a SATA 6gb/s HDD Forum SolvedSATA 6Gb/s feature backward compatibility Forum Asrock z77 extreme 4 how to Connect HDD in sata 3 6GB/s Forum 6Gb/s HDD on 3Gb/s SATA motherboard Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !