Quantum Ict HDD

  johnstott 18:10 08 Mar 2003
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I have read reports that the large chip on the circuit board is prone to overheating and subsequent loss on these HDD. I have one I use as a spare and noticed the said chip does indeed look as if it runs very hot. Is it a case that these HDD's should have additional cooling to prolong their life or is it a fault that can't be cured?

Cheers

John

  johnstott 16:53 09 Mar 2003

refresh

  AndySD 17:29 09 Mar 2003

If you are worried about it then get a hard disk cooler. I lost a fujitsu drive to this and now use a hard disk cooler on my pc.

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