Upgrading a laptop hard drive

  scoopsowl 03:56 13 Mar 2005
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My laptop has a 20Gb hard drive, (ata-5).
I want to upgrade this to a 40GB drive. The drive I have seen is an ata-6. Are these compatable?
Ta

  Gongoozler 09:21 13 Mar 2005

I think this page click here is saying that ATA-6 is backwards compatible with ATA-5.

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