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Windows 7: Is this a SATA 2 or SATA 3 cable?

17 Mar 2012   #1
vidya

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Is this a SATA 2 or SATA 3 cable?

Hey, I got a new case today and it has an eSATA port on the front, the cable it is connected to is...

NEW 20 inch - Serial ATA SATA I II Red 7-Pin 7PIN Data Cable Copartner AWM 21149 26AWG E119932 80C 30V VW-1 [YOULIKE-YOUBUY a division of LifeBeforeLandfill.com & GuitarSushi.com]

I was wondering if this cable was a SATA 2 or 3 'cause I like to put things in the right ports on my motherboard (3GB SATA or 6GB SATA slot), I know a 6GB will work in a 3GB and vice versa but I like to get it right


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17 Mar 2012   #2
smarteyeball

 
 

Sata II

Makes no difference though.
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17 Mar 2012   #3
cyclic

Windows 7 home premium x64
 
 

It says in the description ATA I and II, no mention of III.
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17 Mar 2012   #4
stormy13
Microsoft MVP

Win 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Pure marketing, there is no difference. This should help,

Maximum PC | Is Your SATA Cable Slowing Down Your Data Transfers? Max PC Investigates
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