toshiba centrino laptop hard drive replacement

  tech2020 20:02 15 Dec 2006
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I have a satellite pro notebook which has a 80gb 5400rpm hard drive,,would i get an increase in peformance if it was replaced by a 7200rpm 100gb hard drive and if there was what type should i go for some people have said its not easy to replace laptop hard drive please can anyone enlighten me many thanks

  Greengage 21:46 15 Dec 2006

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  Ashrich 22:31 15 Dec 2006

You'd get a small increase in speed and a large increase in temperature and maybe a decrease in battery life when not plugged in ...make sure you get the right fitting for your laptop , a lot of new 2.5" hard drives are now SATA drives instead of PATA .

Ashley

  woodchip 23:19 15 Dec 2006

Think you may find the Drive is a Hitachi

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