Ultra 3 drive on a Ultra 2 I/O card

Posted on 2004-11-09
Last Modified: 2010-04-03
I have been searching for an adequate Ultra 2 Hard Drive, unfortunately the search is not going to well. Is it possible to use a Ultra 3 Hard Drive on a Ultra 2 I/O card?
Question by:viol8
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    Yes, no problem. The SCSI bus negotiates to the best speed to suit the controller and hard disc.

    So go for it! :)
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    You probably only need to modify the SCSI BIOS to accept the new drive.
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    That works without problems. The only issue you'll get is that your disk won't be running at it's maximum.
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