Notebook hard drive recommendation Tags: Hard Drives Notebooks Storage Last response: July 5, 2007 1:17 PM in Storage Share alissh June 28, 2007 9:27:02 AM Hi, I'm thinking about upgrading my old 40GB 4200rpm notebook drive. My requirements are: - Ultra ATA - min 80GB - a drive that does not heat much (cooling system in my notebook is not effective enough) Any suggestions? Thx More about : notebook hard drive recommendation choirbass July 5, 2007 12:36:12 PM heres one that should be a noticable jump in performance and capacity above your 40GB (though the 5400rpms might be the only problem, as far as cooling and battery life goes, but if its not a problem, then it should work just fine) http://shop2.outpost.com/%7BkdS9ndPCHErQW1rQqL1vLw**.node1%7D/product/4753689;jsessionid=kdS9ndPCHErQW1rQqL1vLw**.node1?site=sr:SEARCH:MAIN_RSLT_PG zenmaster July 5, 2007 1:17:59 PM Energy Consumption should equate fairly well to required heat dispenstation. http://www.tomshardware.com/2007/04/23/notebook_hdds_de... The article should help you find a drive that meets your needs. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Notebook recommendation Forum Dell Notebook C400 Primary Hard Disk Drive 0 not found Forum Recommendation for a notebook :) Forum Upgrading older Toshiba notebook hard drive Forum Avoiding the Heartbreak of Notebook Hard Drive Failure Forum What new hard drive will work with my notebook computer? Forum Find Your Notebook Hard Drive : 2.5 Forum Which notebook ? (asking for recommendation ) Forum MK1031GAS / quiet or silent notebook hard drive Forum MK1031GAS / quiet or silent notebook hard drive Forum How to know if an external hard drive can be used on notebook Forum How to Clone broken Notebook Hard Disk into another Forum Laptop/ notebook recommendations Forum Notebook recommend . 3D Studio Max, Photoshop, AE, (mostly 3ds max) Forum Internal hard drive to notebook Forum Best Lightweight notebook for software development Forum Bios detecting version of windows that are no longer there Forum 2nd Seagate hard drive failed! Forum External Hard Drive: USB, eSATA, FireWire a,b transfer speed Forum Can I Raid two different 320Gb hard drives? WD/Sea Gate? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !