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Thread: Hard Drive Rpm

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    Ok...a 80GB hard drive 7200 RPMs cost like 80 bux...or a 18GB hard drive 10000 RPMs cost like 150...wtf ...why does it make SUCH a difference??
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    its the speed the discs spin.. 7200rpm is revolutions per minute the faster they spin the quicker the transfer of data

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    10,000 is faster. Usually scsi drives are that fast not IDE.

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    ok men...thats the OBVIOUS lol..what does faster RPMs mean though??? whats the extra 120 bux for??
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    One word --- SPEED.

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    Revolutions Per Minute.

    Faster rotation means faster data transfer speed. Better performance.

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    did i not explain meself properly in the first place

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    Originally posted by lynx@4 August 2003 - 02:59
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    harsh but true lol

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