Can my Motherboard support SATA 3 on my SSD? Tags: Motherboards SATA Support Dell SSD Last response: April 27, 2012 6:27 PM in Motherboards Share Limit April 27, 2012 5:44:48 PM I'll make it short and sweet: Board: DELL Inc. 0X501H A02 Serial Number: ... Bus Clock: 133 megahertz BIOS: DELL INC. A14 10/26/2009 Thanks in advance! More about : motherboard support sata ssd itzdanielp a c 121 V Motherboard April 27, 2012 6:05:38 PM That board has the Intel ICH10 SATA controller, which is a SATA II 3Gb/s interface. So yes, it will support a SATA III SSD, but won't have the bandwidth of a SATAIII Controller. However, from what I have seen you can't tell a difference performance wise between the 2 for daily tasks. m 0 l willard a b V Motherboard April 27, 2012 6:27:30 PM The biggest benefit of an SSD for system responsiveness is its extremely low latency, and you'll get that on SATA II. SATA III will increase maximum throughput substantially, but this has much less of an effect than you'd expect. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Can my Motherboard support SATA 3 on my SSD? Forum SolvedHow can I tell if my computer will support a SATA 3 SSD? Forum Solvedis sata 2 cable is compatible in sata 3 device....but my motherboard is sata 2 support. Forum SolvedDoes my motherboard support SATA 3 -III- Forum Will a HP Benicia - GL8E motherboard support a SATA SSD Forum SolvedDoes my motherboard support sata2 and sata3 Forum SolvedDoes my motherboard support SATA 3? Forum SolvedDoes my motherboard support SATA 3? Forum SolvedCan 3gbps sata interface motherboard support 6gbps hard disk Forum SolvedSSD Sata3 6GB/s and Cable/Motherboard Compatibility Forum SolvedWill this motherboard (ASUS M5A97 R2.0 AM3+ AMD 970 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard with UEFI BIOS) support my setup? Forum SolvedHow do I find out if my motherboard support sata 3gb/s Forum SolvedMy motherboard has SATA 3 Gb/s ports. (SATA 2?) So it is OK to buy SATA 3 HDD? It is worth to buy SSD or 7200 rpm? Forum Gigabyte GA-X58A-UD7 support SSD Sata-3? Forum SolvedSsd 64 GB sata3 6gb on a motherboard with sata2 3gb Forum No SATA3 for my Samsung 840 500GB SSD on ASUS P8z77-V LK motherboard Forum Motherboard with sata 3 support Forum SolvedNeed an AM3+ Micro- Atx motherboard that supports Sata 3 6 Gb Forum LF a motherboard that will support SATA 3, PCIe x16, and USB3 Forum Looking for p55 i5 motherboard with usb3 sata3 support Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !