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: ForumI7 2600k maximum temperature with stand ForumHard-Disk Decisions 2009 - Featuring Western Digital ForumK8V SE deluxe: maximum harddisk size supported Forumasus p3v4x maximum harddisk capacity supported ? ForumPhenom II X4 965: Maximum temperature ForumHi what is the maximum temperature of a graphics card ForumTemperature for Harddisks? ForumGTX 670 Recommended Maximum operating Temperature Forumapprox. what temperature causes pain to human skin? ForumMaximum CPU Temperature Under Load ForumIntel core 2 quad q9450 maximum temperature ForumMaximum safe temperature for ATI 4870 1GB? ForumMaximum temperature ? ForumFirst SSD advice? ForumTell me how much the maximum size of primary partition ? ForumWd3200bevt-75a23t0 temperature ForumHDD Temperature ForumHard drive formatted less than maximum capability ForumMy harddisk dedect in byos but not show the drive ForumHow to determine the maximum capacity hard drive allowed for your laptop More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !