SSD drive for a HP DV1000 Tags: Hard Drives SSD Hewlett Packard Storage Product Last response: January 26, 2013 2:28 AM in Storage Share joesomanski January 26, 2013 1:17:37 AM does anyone know if i can use an SSD drive in an hp dv1000 laptop ? if so can you send a link or what i should search for? thanks my hard drive died More about : ssd drive dv1000 kenrivers a b α HP a c 122 G Storage January 26, 2013 2:28:24 AM According to the manual the drive installed has an ATA-5 (PATA) interface and not SATA. http://h10032.www1.hp.com/ctg/Manual/c00444244.pdf (See Specifications 6-4). Considering the age of the computer you might consider replacing the drive with a 7200 RPM drive IDE drive http://www.google.com/search?tbm=shop&q=7200+2.5%22+IDE... http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Adding an SSD, if it is possible, would involve finding an adapter that would work and may require a BIOS update and drivers to be preinstalled. From what have read in other posts here on tom's hardware it isn't possible or would be a waste of money since you won't be able to enjoy the speed of an SSD. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedHP pavilion dv1000 screen reparing Forum hp pavilion dv1000 Forum hp pavillion dv1000 drivers Forum SolvedWhat 2.5" SSD to 3.5" drive tray adapter for HP z420 ? Forum HP Pavilion dv1000 no audio after windows 7 install Forum Hp dv1000 touchpad after windows 7 install Forum Hp pavilion dv1000 sound drivers Forum HP dv1000 Driver installation issues Forum Hp pavilion dv1000 audio driver for windows xp Forum Sound drivers for hp pavilion dv1000 Forum Hp pavilion dv1000 driver windows xp Forum Hp pavilion dv1000 drivers Forum Download webcame driver for hp pavilion dv1000 for windows 7 Forum Hp pavilion dv1000 drivers repair my sound Forum Hp pavillion dv1000 drivers windows xp help Forum Hp pavillion dv1000 drivers windows xp help Forum HP Pavilion dv1000 no audio after windows 7 install Forum Hp pavilion dv1000 sound problem after window 7 installing what can i do to solv Forum Wi fi drivers of hp pavilion dv1000 for capable for windows 7 Forum Hp pavilion dv1000 win7 audio driver free download Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !