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    robbiemullen's Avatar
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    Apr 25, 2005
    Power Mac G5 1.6Ghz,w/ 1.2Gb ram,+17" Apple studio Display..Mac Book Pro 2GHz w/ 1.5gb ram
    SATA 2 in G5 ??
    I was wondering will my powermac G5 able to take a SATA 2 Hard Drive ?

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    Oct 10, 2004
    27" 3.4 Ghz i7 iMac-13" C2D Macbook-OSX 10.10.2 -64Gb iPad 2-64 Gb iPhone 6+-ATV 2-14Tb of Storage
    Yes it will.

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    Mar 30, 2004
    12" Apple PowerBook G4 (1.5GHz)
    It will work, but no matter what drive you use, it won't run any faster; you're limited by the speed of the SATA controller in the G5.

    Unless you use a separate controller card, of course....

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