Putting Hard Drive in Freezer Tags: Hard Drives Laptops Storage Last response: November 2, 2010 11:51 PM in Storage Share Cheezbunz November 2, 2010 9:28:57 PM Hello What Happens When You Put Your Laptop Hard Drive in The Freezer? More about : putting hard drive freezer Plumble a b G Storage November 2, 2010 10:08:14 PM SSD or mechanical? Cheezbunz November 2, 2010 10:15:54 PM What do You mean? Related resources Computer in a refrigerator or freezer - Forum HD Crash - Freezer Works!! - Forum Sub-ambient or below freezing cooling using a freezer 's compressor - Forum PC in the freezer ...is possible? - Forum Arctic Freezer 7 Pro vs Blue Orb FX & Lapping. Me confused! - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer xxsk8er101xx November 2, 2010 11:25:26 PM It only benefits a drive that's mechanical. If it's bad or dieing sometimes freezing it helps you run the drive a little longer to access the data and copy it over to something else. Otherwise you shouldn't do it. Cheezbunz said:What do You mean? deadlockedworld November 2, 2010 11:35:48 PM It freezes. It has been said that this will sometimes give you one final run out of a broken HD--but I've not seen evidence to prove this. xxsk8er101xx November 2, 2010 11:50:37 PM I've tried this once and it didn't work. it has to be a specific failure for this to work. deadlockedworld said:It freezes. It has been said that this will sometimes give you one final run out of a broken HD--but I've not seen evidence to prove this. Cheezbunz November 2, 2010 11:51:12 PM Ok Thank You Guy's Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumFreezer 64 pro or stock fan on Phenom 9950 BE ForumFreezer ? ForumSunbeam's Core Contact Freezer ForumHow much mileage? AC Freezer 7 Pro + E8400? ForumPutting dell dimension 8200 hard drive in other computer ForumCant get my ps3 to work after putting my old hard drive in ForumCant get my ps3 to work after putting my old hard drive in ForumPutting a 32bit hard drive with XP into an exsisting bay on a 64bit system with ForumUsing old hard drive for new desktop ForumWhy cant you put your tower in a freezer ? Think .. ForumHard Drive only appears at cold start, but is inaccessable. ForumFirst SSD advice? ForumHard Drives showing unallocated after xp install Forum[Solved] Help - flashing cursor after cloning my drive ForumHow to fix a broken external hard drive More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !