View Full Version : Is Sata1 mobo compatible with sata2 hdd?

30-12-2006, 01:25 AM
Yea, im planning to get a new Sata2 drive, would this work with a sata1 mobo?

30-12-2006, 01:36 AM
Yup I believe so. Check here (http://www.seagate.com/products/interface/sata) for more info than you could throw a stick at.

30-12-2006, 09:28 AM
Yes, they are. As I have a SATA 1 motherboard I was interested about it too. The only caveat? You'll only get SATA 1 transfer speeds.