vMotion between hosts with different ESXi versions

I have a host with ESXi 5.1 and another host with ESXi 6.0.  Both hosts are managed in a vCenter version 6.0.  Will I be able to vMotion virtual machines from the 5.1 host to the 6.0 host without an issue?
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
Yes, but you must make sure that the virtual machine versions are compatible.

So 5.1 to 6.0 will be okay, but if you have virtual machine version 11 on 6.0, you will not be able to vMotion to 5.1.

The vMotion pre-flight checker will check all this before the vMotion starts.

Also make sure the processor generations in both servers are the same or you will have to enable EVC on your cluster.

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vudooxAuthor Commented:
Thanks for the reply Andrew.  That was extremely useful information.  I appreciate it.
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