Solved Is a Pentium II a hard drive Tags: Hard Drives Pentium Storage Last response: January 30, 2011 6:06 PM in Storage Share gridironguru2002003 January 22, 2011 7:02:35 PM We are trying to get rid of our Compaq Presario and its seems rather dismantled...we pulled out the Pentium II processor...is that the Hard Drive?? IF not where is it...we see no metal cage for a hard drive that was found on my other computer ...where we successfully pulled out its hard drive. More about : pentium hard drive geekapproved January 22, 2011 7:06:24 PM How can a Pentium II processor be a hardrive? Isn't that like saying a Samsung Monitor is a keyboard? I'm not sure how were supposed to know where your hardrive is. Only you can see inside the case. If your blind, feel around. Best solution rwpritchett a b G Storage January 22, 2011 8:22:50 PM Yeah, your question makes no sense. Here's some tips: This is a hard drive It's has a large ribbon-like cable connected to it like this A Pentium II on the other hand is your processor. It looks like an old style nintendo cartridge plugged into the large circuit board inside your computer. Related resources upgrade to bigger hard drive on Pentium II MMX machine - Forum Overclocking pentium II ? - Forum Upgrading existing pc ( Pentium 4 to Phenom II quad- YES Pentium 4.) - Forum Phenom II N850 vs. Pentium P6200? - Forum First time build, Z68, retiring my Pentium II - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer gridironguru2002003 January 30, 2011 6:00:35 PM Best answer selected by gridironguru2002003. gridironguru2002003 January 30, 2011 6:06:47 PM Thanks...I figured the Processor and a hard driver were different components but could not locate the hard drive on his computer. When I took my own computer apart the harddrive was in a sort of cage...easy enough to find...a bit of a challenge to get out...but we did. We want to discard the computer...but destroy the harddrive first. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumAthlon II X3 vs Pentium G620 - What is important? ForumWill SATA III hard drive work with SATA II adapter ForumAMD Athlon II X4 630 vs. Intel Pentium Dual-Core E5400 ForumIs the Athlon II X4 630 any better/faster than the Pentium 4 HT 530 ForumIntel Pentium Dual Core E5400 VS. AMD Athlon II X2 250 BE ForumHard Drive Qs/Dilemma on Raptors and Sata ( II ) ForumDeskpro EN Pentium II 450Mhz. 80 pin cable required? ForumTried to replace a pentium ii slot 1 with pentium iii slot.. Forumaom with Pentium II 350 ForumFS2004 on a Pentium II 500? ForumTo RAID or not to RAID, backup advice. ForumDrive is not accessible! ForumLaptop with vista wont recognise seagate 500gb external hard drive ForumLaptop with vista wont recognise seagate 500gb external hard drive ForumApplication won't work in the old drive?!?!!? More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !