Laptop hdd

  alltime 11:13 10 Feb 2009

Ive got a Hitachi Travelstar 4200rpm ATA/IDE 40gb and want to up grade to 120gb.
Most of the drives ive found are SATA.5400rpm. are these compatable?
Could someone send me a link for the right drive please

  Switcher 11:39 10 Feb 2009

SATA drive is not suitable to replace your IDE drive

  Switcher 11:42 10 Feb 2009

click here This 160GB drive should do but check that the form factor is the same

  DieSse 11:49 10 Feb 2009

"...are these compatable?"

No - the interface/connectors are totally different.

Any of the ones below labelled IDE

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These are all IDE -

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