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SATA 2 in G5 ??


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I was wondering will my powermac G5 able to take a SATA 2 Hard Drive ?
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Yes it will.


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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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