5400 to 7200 RPM compatibility Tags: Hard Drives Cache Compatibility Storage Last response: February 26, 2009 6:20 PM in Storage Share tedson2 February 26, 2009 1:18:05 PM Is it compatible to upgrade from a 5400 RPM 8mb cache drive to a 7200 16 mb cache drive? More about : 5400 7200 rpm compatibility | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove cjl February 26, 2009 6:20:24 PM As long as the connection is the same, it is completely compatible. | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Storage>5400 to 7200 RPM compatibility> Related ressources: Forumreplace laptop 5400RPM with 7200RPM ? Forum5400 rpm vs. 7200 rpm Forum5400 RPM vs 7200 RPM ForumIDE - 5400 RPM master and 7200rpm slave Forum7200RPM vs 5400RPM ForumAdvice on 5400 vs 7200RPM ForumI5 2450M with a 7200 RPM hd or a i7 2670QM with a 5400 RPM hd Forum5400RPM Or 7200RPM Hard Drive Forum640 Gb HDD 5400 RPM or a lower Gb HDD with 7200 rpm ? ForumRAID 0 7200 RPM vs RAID 1 5400 RPM Forum2.5" 7200rpm vs 3.5" 5400rpm Forum7200 or 5400rpm for my USB 3.0 Enclosure? ForumWhy is my 1tb Caviar Black only 5400rpm 2MB cache Forum5400 rpm vs 7200 rpm for simulations Forum750GB 5400 RPM vs 7200 RPM Forum5400 RPM and 7200 RPM Forum7200 RPM VS 5400 RPM Forum5400 rpm hard drive versus 7200 rpm performance Forum5400 or 7200rpm notebook hdd is there a real difference? ForumFirst SSD advice? More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !