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Laptop harddrive case help

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5y, 9m agoPosted 5 years, 9 months ago
Hi all, my laptop screen broke so I've took the harddrive out and I believe to access it I need to get a external HD Case?

The harddrive is a Hitachi 5k320-250gb

http://www.laptopguts.co.uk/ekmps/shops/laptopguts/images/250gb-5400rpm-8mb-cache-2.5-sata-laptop-hard-drive-hitachi-hts543225l9a300-7031-p.jpg

I believe cases come in dif sizes, can anyone point me in the right direction as to what I need that will fit , thanks!
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5y, 9m agoPosted 5 years, 9 months ago
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#1
If the laptop drive is sata and you have a computer that takes sata drives, all you need is a sata cable then you can use it in the other computer.
#2
I don't know what that means, is there not just a case I can buy to put it into and use as an external one?

I want to plug it into my iMac, is that 'Sata'?
#3
Your hard drive is a 2.5" sata one, so you will need an enclosure to fit this size. An example would be this http://www.ebuyer.com/product/221435 or this Iomax hdd enclosure.


Edited By: maximoshark on Mar 04, 2011 20:17
#4
Ebay £3.18 delivered with best offer. Item number: 110620054110
#5
or just buy a hdd cradle
#6
dcx_badass
Can macs access NTFS?


Yeah using ntfs-g3 same way you access it on linux.

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