Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: Upgrading laptop hard drive...

  1. #1
    Monkey Apex's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2003
    Location
    Huddersfield
    Posts
    4,243
    Thanks
    722
    Thanked
    148 times in 89 posts
    • Apex's system
      • Motherboard:
      • Asus Z87M-PLUS
      • CPU:
      • Intel i5-4670K
      • Memory:
      • 16 GiB
      • Storage:
      • 6.0 TiB
      • Graphics card(s):
      • R9 480X
      • PSU:
      • 750
      • Case:
      • Node 804
      • Operating System:
      • Windows 7 64Bit
      • Monitor(s):
      • Dell U2410 24"
      • Internet:
      • 200Mb nTL Cable

    Upgrading laptop hard drive...

    any recomendations ?

    Currently looking at the WD Scorpio with the 8mb cache on them.

    Any one got experience of them ? or any of the others you can get ?



  2. #2
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Jan 2006
    Location
    Northampton
    Posts
    319
    Thanks
    1
    Thanked
    7 times in 7 posts
    • ash_rm's system
      • Motherboard:
      • Gigabyte P35-S3
      • CPU:
      • E4300@3.2GHz
      • Memory:
      • 2x 2GB Corsair
      • Storage:
      • 320GB WD & 80GB Maxtor
      • Graphics card(s):
      • 7600GT
      • PSU:
      • Seasonic S12 380W
      • Case:
      • Antec Solo
      • Monitor(s):
      • DGM 24" (1920 x 1200)
      • Internet:
      • Be (~ 3mb)
    If your looking for best performance the Hitachi 7K100 drives are supposed to be very fast.

    Also the 5K100 is not that much slower but a fair bit cheaper.

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. USB hard drive will not mount (winXP - Asus laptop)
    By chrestomanci in forum Help! Quick Relief From Tech Headaches
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 11-12-2006, 11:50 AM
  2. laptop hard drive required
    By P5X in forum SCAN.care@HEXUS
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 13-11-2006, 01:52 AM
  3. Laptop Hard Drive Recovery
    By CHRISEC in forum PC Hardware and Components
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 29-11-2005, 03:25 PM
  4. Noisey Motherboard, Worringly Noisey Hard Drive..
    By blizeH in forum PC Hardware and Components
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 25-09-2005, 08:51 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •