Maximum temperature harddisk Tags: Hard Drives External Hard Drive Temperature Storage Last response: July 9, 2010 6:05 PM in Storage Share Ome Jopie July 9, 2010 6:28:30 AM Hello, what's the max temperature an external harddrive may be. I just bought a seagate 2tb expansion drive that reports 66C. More about : maximum temperature harddisk buwish a b G Storage July 9, 2010 7:09:22 AM 66C? or 66F? If it is 66C, then that is a bit hot. What is the temperature of the room where you keep the drive? Ome Jopie July 9, 2010 9:04:48 AM 66 celsius, the room is 26 celsius. the seagate housing doesn't allow much airflow. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer dfusco July 9, 2010 6:05:19 PM Anything over 60C is very bad. I would return that drive. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources I7 2600k maximum temperature with stand Forum Hard-Disk Decisions 2009 - Featuring Western Digital Forum K8V SE deluxe: maximum harddisk size supported Forum asus p3v4x maximum harddisk capacity supported ? Forum Phenom II X4 965: Maximum temperature Forum Hi what is the maximum temperature of a graphics card Forum Temperature for Harddisks? Forum GTX 670 Recommended Maximum operating Temperature Forum approx. what temperature causes pain to human skin? Forum Maximum CPU Temperature Under Load Forum Intel core 2 quad q9450 maximum temperature Forum Maximum safe temperature for ATI 4870 1GB? Forum Maximum temperature ? Forum First SSD advice? Forum Tell me how much the maximum size of primary partition ? Forum Wd3200bevt-75a23t0 temperature Forum HDD Temperature Forum Hard drive formatted less than maximum capability Forum My harddisk dedect in byos but not show the drive Forum How to determine the maximum capacity hard drive allowed for your laptop Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !