Hitachi Deskstar.

Discussion in 'Computer Support' started by ian field, Sep 30, 2007.

  1. ian field

    ian field Guest

    Is the Hitachi Deskstar drive known for a loud head positioner?

    It seems a lot noisier than the Maxtor I took out, the drive is brand new,
    fitted to upgrade capacity.
     
    ian field, Sep 30, 2007
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  2. ian field

    old man Guest

    You mean the deathstar?

    "ian field" <> wrote in message
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    > Is the Hitachi Deskstar drive known for a loud head positioner?
    >
    > It seems a lot noisier than the Maxtor I took out, the drive is brand new,
    > fitted to upgrade capacity.
    >
     
    old man, Sep 30, 2007
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  3. ian field

    Meat Plow Guest

    On Sun, 30 Sep 2007 22:14:26 +0000, ian field wrote:

    > Is the Hitachi Deskstar drive known for a loud head positioner?
    >
    > It seems a lot noisier than the Maxtor I took out, the drive is brand new,
    > fitted to upgrade capacity.


    Had one in a Dell some years back and it was loud.
     
    Meat Plow, Sep 30, 2007
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  4. ian field

    ian field Guest

    "old man" <> wrote in message
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    > You mean the deathstar?


    Aw crap!
     
    ian field, Oct 2, 2007
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