Can i use a 5400 rpm and a 7200 rpm hard drive at the same time in my notebook Tags: Notebooks Hard Drives Dell Laptops Last response: January 30, 2010 1:09 PM in Laptop Tech Support Share wescarr1 January 30, 2010 9:34:34 AM Hello, My Dell 1720 uses 5400 rpm Dual HDD. One is damaged. Could I replace the damaged one with a 7200 rpm resulting in me having two hard drives with different spindle speed? More about : 5400 rpm 7200 rpm hard drive time notebook apache_lives January 30, 2010 9:40:08 AM yeah it will work fine but yout better off with that 7200rpm hdd as your OS hdd (ghost it if you have to) m 0 l nau4nik January 30, 2010 1:09:37 PM It will work for sure m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWhich hard drive is faster? (5400rpm SSHD vs 7200 rpm SSHD) Forum Solved7200 RPM DUAL HARD DRIVE vs 5400 RPM HYBRID - Which is better? Forum Solved5400RPM Or 7200RPM Hard Drive Forum 5400rpm & 7200rpm drive on same computer? Forum 5400-7200 RPM Hard Drive Upgrade Forum 5400 rpm vs 7200 rpm external hard drive Forum WILL A 7200 RPM HARD DRIVE DRIVE WORK IN PLACE OF 5400 Forum 7200rpm + 5400rpm Hard drives, PC running slowly! Forum SolvedBigger SSD for gaming your use my 7200 rpm hard drive? Forum 7200rpm notebook hard drive Forum Solved5400RPM vs 7200RPM HDD for OS Drive Forum SolvedUsb 3.0 on 7200 rpm drive vs sata 5400 rpm Forum Solved7200rpm HDD vs 5400rpm HDD With 128GB Os Drive Forum SolvedHow much faster is a 7200 RPM drive than a 5400 RPM drive Forum Solved5400 RPM Hard drive Forum Solved7200rpm internal hard drive as external too hot? Forum SolvedWhat to buy- Hard drive edition, 5400-7400rpm, 2tb-4tb, Cost? Forum Solved1TB 5400 rpm Hybrid Hard Drive vs 1TB 5400 rpm Hard Drive? Forum Could i replace a 5400rpm drive with a 7200rpm in a laptop with an i5480 process Forum Pagefile on 7200 RPM C: drive or 5400 RPM E: drive? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptop Tech Support categories Windows Configuration !