What does not having native USB/SATA 3 support mean? Tags: CPUs SATA Support USB3 Motherboards USB Last response: February 9, 2012 12:51 AM in CPUs Share jdx3ds February 9, 2012 12:35:10 AM Supposedly the 2600k doesn't have native USB 3 support... but if my mother board has USB 3 ports... won't they work? Then what is this native support they speak of? More about : native usb sata support abekl a b à CPUs a c 125 V Motherboard February 9, 2012 12:51:33 AM USB and SATA support come by way of the chipset, not the processor, as you said. No native support simply means that the motherboard relies on a separate chip to support the operation of these devices and not the main chipset itself. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumGA P35 DS 3 R rev. 2.0 - USB drivers / USB-SATA copying drags down PC ForumHaswell and DDR 3 native support ForumJust what is " Native " USB 3 .0? ForumWhat does i mean in corei 3 .i5 and i7 processors ForumFor those gaming at 16x10? What games have native support ? ForumWhat does it mean 12.4 wont be supported by diablo 3 ForumAD Replication: What Does "Fully Routed" Mean ? ForumWhat does supported only by cpu with integrated graphic mean ForumWhat does having only 1.42 MB free of 23. 3 GB Recovery (D:) mean ? ForumPci-e 3 .0 native performance. ForumDoes PS 3 output native 1080p ForumApple....intel inside? What does this mean for MS ForumDoes AMD Radeon GPU Mean AMD CPU? ForumWindows 7 not supported on my Motherboard What does that mean ? ForumPSU Help ForumI bought an hp pavilion g7 am i able to place other parts into the cpu without m ForumJust got a new i5 2500k, what should be my next new upgrade? Forum[Solved] What cpu cooler can i get that fits with ram. Forum[Solved] What's a pcie 3.0 controller? Forum[Solved] What type of connector is this? More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !