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sata2 mode?

Discussion in 'Storage Drives' started by metachi, 19 Jan 2006.

  1. metachi

    Wise Guy

    Joined: 2 Jan 2005

    Posts: 2,153

    Location: Birmingham

    how can i tell in windows if my sata2 harddrive is running at sata2 mode?

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  2. Zefan

    Don

    Joined: 15 Jan 2006

    Posts: 29,978

    Location: Tosche Station

    Can't in windows AFAIK (I don't know tbh). I'd just go into the bios - it should say something there?
     
  3. smids

    Soldato

    Joined: 18 Dec 2004

    Posts: 6,660

    Location: London/Kent

    What motherboard/controller do you have? Easiest way I know is to run an HDtach (if a 300MB/s drive) and look at the burst which should exceed 150MB/s.