Will my asus x50r accept sata/300 hdd? Tags: Asus SATA Hard Drives Laptops Last response: June 12, 2010 6:32 AM in Laptop General Discussion Share del_10 June 11, 2010 2:07:45 PM i have been given an Asus x50r (ap199p)recently and am in the proccess of trying to upgrade what I can. The hard drive is sata 150. Will the motherboard accept sata300? Also can any one suggest any performance enhancing tips? thanks, Del More about : asus x50r accept sata 300 hdd buwish a b Ĉ ASUS a b D Laptop June 11, 2010 10:40:24 PM It will accept it, as SATA II is backwards compatible, but it won't give you any performance gains, i.e. the drive will only operate at 1.5Gbps speeds, not 3 Gbps. del_10 June 12, 2010 6:32:07 AM buwish said:It will accept it, as SATA II is backwards compatible, but it won't give you any performance gains, i.e. the drive will only operate at 1.5Gbps speeds, not 3 Gbps. thanks buwish, will be happy with the added hard drive space, and with upgrading the ram, thanks again Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources I am having asus x50r series laptop & i want to increase 4gb Forum SolvedSSD's, Raid 0, SATA-300 laptop HDD's - questions. Forum Laptop no sound(Asus X50R) Forum Solvedhow to accept hdmi signal on my asus 6850 comp Forum Asus x53 (aka k53): sata-300 or sata-600 Forum Newegg won't accept my defected MOBO, ASUS won't do anything about it. Forum SolvedCan the ASUS Amberline Motherboard accept a socket 939 Athlon 64x2 4800 CPU Forum How to hack the ASUS RT-N14U router to accept the 4g USB donge IMW-C600W by Infomark (not in the list of supported adapters)? Forum Asus z87-a no POST, slightly bent pins, will they accept RMA Forum Asus M5A99FX pro R2.0 Won't accept new hardware Forum Asus HD 5770 EAH5770 CuCore2DI1GD5- will not accept bios flash. Forum SolvedHelp With Adding 2nd HDD To ASUS N550JK w/Silverstone TSO9 Adapter? Forum My win7 HDD crashed and I am installing win7 on new HDD but it will not accept t Forum Solvedi have 1st hdd 1tb wd with win7 32bits on asus p8-b75-v motherboard now due to my extra data i made up my mind to have 2nd hd Forum Tower case that can accept 2/3x5.25" hot-swap HDD enclusures Forum SolvedAsus M599X not recognizing 1TB HDD Forum SolvedWhere does the power led, reset sw, hdd led, power sw, + and - p led go on a Asus A55BM-E Motherboard? Forum Will an ASUS Striker II Extreme accept 2 sticks of 4gb ram? Forum SolvedMSI GT70 Dominator-895 17.3" vs ASUS ROG Notebook Intel Core i7 16GB Memory 750GB HDD + 8GB SSD Blu-Ray Forum SolvedAssigning SSD, HDD's, and DVD ROM on ASUS X79 Motherboard. Also, Rack Mounted Case Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptop General Discussion categories Acer Alienware Asus Dell Lenovo Sony Toshiba !