Which sata ports should I use (pic) Tags: Motherboards Sata Connection Hard Drives Last response: August 21, 2012 2:05 PM in Motherboards Share ITomI August 21, 2012 12:37:04 PM Simple question, which two should I connect my HDD and optical to, which are the fastest two? also how can I check what mode my hdd is in, thanks http://www.hardwaresecrets.com/imageview.php?image=4379... More about : sata ports pic | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove ITomI August 21, 2012 12:38:09 PM http://i.imgur.com/jGyQA.png ^ pic, fixed | Report abuse abekl Motherboard Master August 21, 2012 1:46:10 PM If your HDD is SATA II then use the black ports for it and the ODD. If it is sata III, then use the gray ports for it, and the black ports for the ODD. | Report abuse ITomI August 21, 2012 2:05:24 PM thanks, the 0 and 1 or A0 and A1? | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Motherboards>Which sata ports should I use (pic)> Related ressources: ForumWhich SATA ports should I be using? ForumWhich SATA ports to use ? ForumWhich SATA connector to use ? ForumPlease suggest what SATA ports to use with each device! ForumGTX 580 which port to use ForumWhich Sata port do I use ? ForumWhich SATA port to use for my new SSD? ForumWhich S-ATA Ports ForumTwo SATA III ports : Best to use them with HDD or SSD? ForumShould I Use My New SATA 2 Port For My New Hard Drive? ForumHave 3 PSUs, which to use ? ForumWhich sata ports are which channels? ForumCan't use mobo SATA ports in BIOS RAID with Controller Card? ForumWhich colored SATA port do i use ? ForumHelp updating BIOS ForumWHICH SLOTS DO I PUT MY RAM IN? BLUE OR WHITE? ForumI have Realtek HD mic which doesnt work on my PC bot does on others! Forum[Solved] Memorybandwidth, which is best for PileDriver? ForumUSB ports not working ForumAsus P9X79 Deluxe SSD Caching SATA Ports More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !