Spinpoinf F3 250GB Tags: Hard Drives Spinpoint Samsung Storage Last response: March 4, 2012 11:15 PM in Storage Share friket1 March 4, 2012 4:00:21 PM Can you tell me if the Samsung SpinPoint F3 250GB HD253GJ is HDD single plate or has more plates? thanks More about : spinpoinf 250gb | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove RealBeast Storage Expert March 4, 2012 5:35:14 PM It has one platter. | Report abuse friket1 March 4, 2012 5:45:40 PM Are you sure? where do you found this info? | Report abuse larkspur March 4, 2012 5:55:52 PM friket1 said:Are you sure? where do you found this info? Pretty much all of Samsung's F3 line of drives use 500gb per platter, you can find that in a google search. So a 250gb version of an F3 certainly wouldn't need more than one eh? Here's an interesting site: Just do a find-on-page for the HD253GJ and you'll see it listed in the 500gb per platter section. http://rml527.blogspot.com/2010/10/hdd-platter-database... | Report abuse RealBeast Storage Expert March 4, 2012 11:15:50 PM friket1 said:Are you sure? where do you found this info? Absolutely positive. It is the identical drive to the 500gb single platter, with only 250gb available on the 500gb platter. There are many online sources that confirm this -- I happen to have some of the drives and had explored it previously, but here is one example: fficial%26biw%3D960%26bih%3D461%26prmd%3Dimvns" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">http://translate.google.com/translate?hl=en&sl=de&u=htt... | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Storage>Spinpoinf F3 250GB> Related ressources: ForumWD Caviar Black vs Samsung Spinpoint F3 ForumSamsung F3 | New build issue ForumSamsung F3 1.5TB ForumWestern Digital 250GB Caviar Blue ForumSamsung spinpoint F3 , Seagate barracuda, or WD caviar black? ForumTom's Hardware Member System Gallery ForumFirst Gaming Rig Build ForumFirst new build from scratch.. ForumCheapest mini computer money can buy? ForumWhich build? ForumIs a SSD good when you add/delete 30 gigs data a day? ForumI need help with my build. (500 - 620ish budget) ForumStuck at Verifying DMI Pool Data Forum[Help] MITX mostly HTPC build ($500) opinions. ForumHD 7850 oc by Gigabyte crashing ForumBlue Screen on Previously Stable Build ForumNeed up to date SSD advice. ForumOs - raid 1 with two 250GB hard drives storage - RAID 5 with eight 250GB drives ForumMaxtor basics portable storage 250gb Forum250gb western digital hard disk data retrieval chip (zero bad sector) More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !