Sata 6gb/s on a SATA 3gb/s or the reverse? Tags: New Build SATA NAS / RAID Systems Last response: January 18, 2011 11:02 PM in Systems Share RONNCC January 18, 2011 2:51:50 PM It seems i accidentally ordered 2 SATA 3 gb/s drives but my MB (MSI 890FX-gd70) only has 1 SATA 3gb/s and 6 6gb/s . can i use the 3gb/s on the 6gb/s? and how would this affect my raid configuration i am going to do? More about : sata 6gb sata 3gb reverse ScrewySqrl January 18, 2011 3:36:07 PM the sata 6 gb will step down to 3gb if a SATA II drive is connected to them. won't affect your RAID at all joelmartinez January 18, 2011 11:02:25 PM yep that is correct ^ Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumDoes SAS 3/gbs translate to SATA 6gb/s ForumWhat's the speed difference between a SATA 3Gb/S connection and 6gb/s ForumSATA 3GB/s vs SATA 6GB/s ForumCan i add a sata 3gbs to a computer with a sata 6gbs installed as a second drive Forum6Gb/s HDD on 3Gb/s SATA motherboard ForumDo I need a motherboard with SATA 3gb/s or 6gb/s ? ForumSata 6Gb/s HDD at sata 3Gb/s speeds ForumSata 6gb/s vs sata 3gb/s ForumConnecting DVD Drive to SATA 3gbs or SATA 6gbs ports? ForumSata 3gbs in sata 6gbs mobo Forum7.2k SATA 6GB/s 64mb cache vs 10k SATA 3GB/s 16 mb cache ForumSATA 3gbs vs 6gbs - will 6gbs make my system faster? ForumCan i used sata 6Gb/s hard drive in Sata 3Gb/s Port ForumSATA 6GB/s vs SATA 3GB/s ForumHelp Building $700 Gaming PC ForumInstall second SATA drive in Dell GX620 ForumWhat SSD would be good for SATA III? Forum[Solved] Will a pci to sata work with an optical drive? Forum[Solved] Can I use laptop 2.5 inch SATA in Desktop? ForumBios loses sata HDD after first boot More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !