Does USB 3.0 port function with Sandy Bridge and z77 chipset? Tags: Chipsets Sandy Bridge USB3 Motherboards Product Last response: December 30, 2012 11:41 PM in Motherboards Share catchme247 December 30, 2012 11:30:55 PM I am buying this motherboard with a 2500k. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... I want to get the sandy bridge because I would like to oc it and not have to worry about the heat. My question is will USB 3.0 port function with 2500k and that mobo?( I dont care about the 3.0 speed but just want know if the ports will work if i use normal usb 2.0 devices. More about : usb port function sandy bridge z77 chipset rolli59 a c 1097 V Motherboard December 30, 2012 11:41:19 PM Yes if the case has USB3 ports then they will work together. It is a board function not CPU. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedDo I lose USB 3.0 if i put Sandy Bridge on Z77 mobo? Forum Will I loose USB3.0 when using Sandy Bridge processor with B75 chipset Forum SolvedSandy Bridge and z77 chipset MoBo Forum SolvedDoes the Asrock Z77 Extreme4 Motherboard have a usb 3.0 header? Forum SolvedWill it work? ASRock Extreme4-Sandy bridge-USB ports? Forum SolvedASRock Z77 Extreme4 USB 3.0 ports on back Forum ASMedia® USB 3.0 controller orIntel® Z77 chipset usb3. which one Forum Sandy bridge and PCI-E x16 or USB 3.0 Forum SolvedDo you guys think this is a good build overall? OS good? Also does motherboard have USB 3.0 ports? Can't figure it out. Forum SolvedNZXT Phantom does not have front panel USB 3.0 ports and Asus Maximus VI Hero has inboard 3.0 USB header Forum Motherboard does not start, yet, USB ports function after surge Forum ★★★ Native USB3.0 ports working intermittently on Z77 boards? Forum Asus Sabertooth Z77 USB 3.0 ports not working. Please help. Forum Asrock Z77 Extreme4 Motherboard - Back USB 3.0 Ports DO NOT WORK! Forum USB 3.0 Ports not Functioning Forum USB 3.0 Driver stops USB ports from functioning Forum USB 3.0 ports not functioning. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !