hdd advise

  olivio 17:05 05 Sep 06
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hello
can u recommend a good hard drive not sata i am looking for about 300gb??
ty

  terryf 17:06 05 Sep 06

Try Google 'hd reviews'

  pj123 17:18 05 Sep 06

Be careful when buying very large capacity hard drives. You need to make sure your motherboard/BIOS can support it first.

A friend bought a 160gb hard drive but his computer could only support up to 37gb. Fortunately, he bought a Maxtor and download maxblast 4 which sorted it out for him.

  olivio 17:29 05 Sep 06

thanks
when buying large capacity pata hdd how many are better less or more

  olivio 17:31 05 Sep 06

sorry for the error
i meant how many platters

  pj123 17:53 05 Sep 06

Give us a clue about the specification of your computer.

Operating system, existing hard disk drive, memory, graphics, sound etc...

  olivio 17:59 05 Sep 06

cpu athlon 64 4000
motherboard k8n neo2 platinium
memory ocz 2x512mb
card radeon x800 xt pe
2x 160gb samsung hdd (faulty)
os xp pro sp2

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