How the spindle helps the hard drive Tags: Products Hard Drives Last response: January 29, 2013 8:12 PM in Opinions and Experiences Share lindaa123 January 29, 2013 4:36:03 PM Hello, can someone tell me how the spindle is important and how its it help the hard drive? More about : spindle helps hard drive ssddx January 29, 2013 8:12:51 PM the spindle is what the disk platters rotate about. its integral to the function of a hdd drive. as far as spindle speed is concerned, this affects how fast the drive can access information. there are 5400, 7200.2, 10000, 15000 and i believe there may be 20000rpm drives. the first 3 are commonly home usage. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedhow turn off hard disk spindle motor by windows command? Forum Hard Drive Solder on Spindle? Forum Does it matter spindle speed on hard drive Forum Hard Drive Spindle Speed Forum COMPARE & CHART 1TB HARD DRIVES INTERFACE TYPE SEEK TIME SPINDLE SPEED Forum SolvedSSD + Spindle drives on multiple controllers Forum SolvedHow to restore the data of a formatted external hard drive?Thank you for your help Forum SolvedHelp with understanding how hard drives work Forum I need help figuring out how to get a My Passport Ultra (500GB) external hard drive to work. Forum SolvedEMERGENCY .....HOW TO RECOVER MY HARD DRIVE...PLEASE HELP.. Forum for some unknown reason my D hard drive is gone. Please somebody help me how to restore it Forum SolvedHow to repair a Dead Hard Drive? Forum Solvedhow do i transfer specific files and operating system from one hard drive to another? Forum SolvedHow to wipe hard drive Forum SolvedHow to transfer old hard drive with OS to newly built PC? Forum SolvedHow do I install Windows 7 on a blank Hard Drive Forum SolvedHow to cool my hard drive Forum SolvedHow do I change hard drive file system outside of Windows? Forum SolvedHow to move copy of Windows 7 from hard drive to SSD Forum SolvedHow to Reformat hard drive, And install Windows 7? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Opinions and Experiences categories Computer Shops Support Products !