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Windows 7: HD Seagate Barracuda 2TB Green in sata 6GB

26 Nov 2011   #1
w4r

64 bits Windowns 7 Ultimate
 
 
HD Seagate Barracuda 2TB Green in sata 6GB

Hi guys how are you?

I have a doubt about hardware and i think tha you can help me.

My motheboard is an Asus P8H67, like this link: http://www.asus.com/Motherboards/Int...specifications

How you can see it have 2 SATA 6gb/s connectors

My hard disck is a Seagate Barracuda Green 2T 6GB/s, like this link: http://www.seagate.com/ww/v/index.js...D&locale=en-US

The hard disk is connected in a Sata 3gb/s connector. Can i turn it on the 6GB/s connector?

This would increase the performance?

Thks for all who could help




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26 Nov 2011   #2
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

By all means connect a 6GB/s HDD to a 6GB/s header. you won't actually get that speed but will be better than 3GB/s header. At least it should. A 7500 RPM drive would be better in either case.
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