Put a 2TB HDD in a 1TB external case? Tags: Cases Support Hard Drives Storage Last response: April 19, 2010 7:24 AM in Storage Share quest221 April 19, 2010 6:34:46 AM Hi, I have an external case for 3.5 inch HDD(the specification said it support 1TB), now I want to buy a 2TB's HDD and put it into the case, will it running properly? More about : put 2tb hdd 1tb external case uh_no April 19, 2010 6:42:55 AM shouldn't be a problem....probably old specs from when hdd weren't that big do you have a link to the case? quest221 April 19, 2010 7:24:01 AM Thanks for your reply. I can't get the link now. However, I can see the chip of the case is Sunplus SPIF215A. Any suggestion? What's the determining factors of the maximum load of a external case? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Western digital external hdd instead of 1tb showing 2tb in diskmanager Forum Dropped 2TB HDD , is it fine? Forum Will 2TB and/or 3TB HDD 's work on Dell T3400 x64 OS? Forum I Just bought a 2TB drive, Win XP & BIOS only detect 1TB .... Forum Transfer Rate: 2TB External Desktop HDD Forum Raid5: 6x 1TB vs 4x 2TB Forum SSD for OS + 2TB Raid 1 with 1TB USB backup feedback Forum [Hard Drives] One 2TB HDD vs Two 1TB HDD 's Forum One 2TB or two 1TB in Raid 0 for gaming? Forum Problems with External HDD 1TB Forum Should i upgrade from 500 GB Seagate to 2TB WD Forum External HDD says signature collision and I can't change it Forum ESATA or USB 3 external HDD enclosure Forum HDD internal desktop 3.5inch 2TB Compatibility Problem Forum My computer is saying that there is a hard disk failure Forum Western Digital 750 Black And Rosewill External Dock Forum Internal to external Forum Reading a partitioned drive from an internal HDD in an external case Forum HDD or Flash (ex.) Forum Sharing a HDD over a network Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !