Solved Can I put a 2.5 inch 160 GB hard drive in a thinkpad t23 Tags: Hard Drives Thinkpad Laptops Last response: April 8, 2010 8:08 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share Jim_Chacona March 16, 2010 9:46:02 PM I need to replace the 2.5 in internal HDD in my ThinkPad T23. IBM/Lenovo indicate maximum capacity of 60 GB. I can only purchase the minimum capacity of 160 GB. Can I put a 2.5 inch 160 GB hard drive in a thinkpad t23 as a HDD replacement? More about : put inch 160 hard drive thinkpad t23 Best solution buwish a b D Laptop March 17, 2010 4:32:31 AM Share Yes, it shouldn't be a problem as long as the connection interface is the same (i.e. SATA). Jim_Chacona April 8, 2010 7:57:37 PM buwish said:Yes, it shouldn't be a problem as long as the connection interface is the same (i.e. SATA). buwish - You are correct. Everything works perfectly. I installed a Western Digital Scorpio Blue 160 GB (PATA -compatible with IDE) - in my IBM ThinkPad T23 that had a limited available HDD capacity at time of manufacture. Thank you so much for your rapid and informative response. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Jim_Chacona April 8, 2010 8:08:50 PM Best answer selected by Jim_Chacona. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Win2k Ghost/Clone Laptop HD - Boot hanging on IBM T23 Forum Forumz Users' Age Curious :) Forum Thinkpad 560 hard drive upgrade options Forum 2.5 inch laptop hard drive in a desktop. Forum Can you replace a Netbook 160GB hd with a 500 GB or a 320 GB Hard Drive ? Forum Quietest 2.5 " hard drive ? Forum What to do with 160GB IDE Forum ThinkPad 600e doesn't display images jpg jpeg gif video Forum WD Scorpio 2.5-inch Hard Drive Problem - Please Read Forum Upgrade my hard drive on my thinkpad t42 Forum POLL - BEST Hard Drive Manufacturer? :ctrlaltdelpc: Forum Ibm thinkpad t22 hard drive Forum Fastest 2.5 " 7200rpm PATA Laptop Hard Drive ? Forum Gaming laptop under 1000 Forum Hard drive is not showing Forum Problem with CD/DVD drive Forum Thinkpad t400 or? Forum What is better lenovo thinkpad or dell inspiron 15 Forum What is better lenovo thinkpad or dell inspiron 15 Forum Desktop hard drive Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !