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What Makes a “Green” Hard Drive Green?

Hard drive manufacturers use several different methods to achieve lower power consumption for their “green” hard disk drives.

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Advantages of 2.5″ Hard Disk Drives

2.5″ hard disk drives have always trailed their 3.5″ counterparts in capacity, but are becoming an increasingly attractive choice for a variety of applications, including desktop computers.

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Hard Drives are Getting Bigger… Literally

Technical limitations are making it increasingly difficult to fit higher hard drive capacities into the current size specifications for internal drives. As a result, companies are starting to develop external hard drives that are larger than the typical 2.5″ and 3.5″ form factors.

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The Benefits of SSDs

Solid State Drives offer significant advantages over traditional hard disk drives – and there are industry efforts that make strengthen their position as essential storage devices when compared to hard disk drives.

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