Which weighs less, a 1 or a 0?

What throughput speed should you expect from a SATA Revision 3.0 interface?

A) 1.5 gigabits per second

B) 3.0 gigabits per second

C) 4.5 gigabits per second

D) 6.0 gigabits per second

E) The drive goes faster if you use lighter bits

The answer: D) 6.0 gigabits per second

The 3.0 version of SATA can have theoretical throughputs of 6 gigabits per second.

Want to know more? Watch “Understanding SATA.”

Most modern desktop and laptop computers use SATA interfaces to connect to hard drive storage devices. In this video, you’ll learn about the SATA standard and how to properly configure and connect SATA drives.