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 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 : ForumWin2k Ghost/Clone Laptop HD - Boot hanging on IBM T23 ForumForumz Users' Age Curious :) ForumThinkpad 560 hard drive upgrade options Forum2.5 inch laptop hard drive in a desktop. ForumCan you replace a Netbook 160GB hd with a 500 GB or a 320 GB Hard Drive ? ForumQuietest 2.5 " hard drive ? ForumWhat to do with 160GB IDE ForumThinkPad 600e doesn't display images jpg jpeg gif video ForumWD Scorpio 2.5-inch Hard Drive Problem - Please Read ForumUpgrade my hard drive on my thinkpad t42 ForumPOLL - BEST Hard Drive Manufacturer? :ctrlaltdelpc: ForumIbm thinkpad t22 hard drive ForumFastest 2.5 " 7200rpm PATA Laptop Hard Drive ? ForumGaming laptop under 1000 ForumHard drive is not showing ForumProblem with CD/DVD drive ForumThinkpad t400 or? ForumWhat is better lenovo thinkpad or dell inspiron 15 ForumWhat is better lenovo thinkpad or dell inspiron 15 ForumDesktop hard drive More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !