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hard drive limit on laptops?

by MikelContrs / March 13, 2007 3:15 PM PDT

I have a inspiron 1150 laptop, i want to buy a new hard drive and i was wondering if there was a gigabyte limit that the 1150 would support? also, does anyone have any recommendations on which one should i buy?
Thanks,
Mike

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Yes and No
by terryparker / March 14, 2007 11:07 AM PDT

There is no limit that the OS can take but there is oviously a limit to the size of the hard drives available. If you have a IDE hard drive then i believe your limit is 160gb but if you have SATA your limit is 200gb and in the next few months 250gb.
In my laptop i have 320gb (2x160gb) and im going to upgrade to 500gb (2x250gb)

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sata or ide?
by MikelContrs / March 14, 2007 4:13 PM PDT
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how do i find out which one does the inspiron 1150 has?

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by terryparker / March 14, 2007 8:29 PM PDT
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