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 : ForumHard Drive Spindle Speed ForumDoes spindle RPM limit extended sequential read/write? ForumSpindle speed ForumHDD spindle rpm vs cache size: which rules? ForumDoes it matter spindle speed on hard drive ForumCOMPARE & CHART 1TB HARD DRIVES INTERFACE TYPE SEEK TIME SPINDLE SPEED ForumHow Do I Erase Data on a Dead Hard Drive ? ForumSpindles in hard disk ForumBest bang for bucks sata6 hard-drive ForumFailed Hard Drive Data recovery ForumNeed Help Choosing a Hard Drive ForumWD hard drive not being detected ForumNew Mobo won't recognize old storage hard drive ForumHard drive won't spin ForumHow much can I get for my PC? ForumHow much could I get for this? ForumHow do I add a signature? ForumHow do you change primary colours to form different shades? ForumCrashed Hard Disc. Will replace HD but no operating discs came with it or were m ForumHow to recover when the micro sd not working More resources Read discussions in other Opinions and Experiences categories Computer Shops Support Products !