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Old 12-28-2006, 02:47 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default SATA 300 in SATA 150 Mobo

will it work and just go at a slower speed?

or will it jst go boooom?

(I am putting a SATA 300 in a SATA 150 motherboard, I asked for it for xmas but forgot to look at motherboard spec, doh. And the reason I haven't tried yet is because the cables I ordered don't come till tomorrow, and I am too impatient :P)

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Old 12-28-2006, 03:01 PM   #2 (permalink)
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In response, after googling on about the 5th page I found that I am correct and it is just the same as USB 1.1/2. will run, jst at slower speed.

all good

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Old 12-28-2006, 03:12 PM   #3 (permalink)
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You would have found the answer faster if you searched the forums first before posting, its been asked at least 12x in the last month.
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yeah, It will work, it is working in my sony, its just, how much slower will it run?
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