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    Toshiba MK1059GSM 1TB 2.5" SATA 5400rpm is this PS3 compatible?

    Does anyone know if this hard drive is compatible with the PS3 (fat one)?
    Here is the link for it: amazon.co.uk/Tos…-21

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    Looking at "backing up" games are we?

    From what I heard PS3 has a limit on the maximum hard drive size it can handle but not sure if thats right.

    Original Poster

    ryouga

    Looking at "backing up" games are we?From what I heard PS3 has a limit on … Looking at "backing up" games are we?From what I heard PS3 has a limit on the maximum hard drive size it can handle but not sure if thats right.


    backing up games? eh?
    and ok il have to check that out but it would fit though wouldn't it?
    Edited by: "jj15" 29th Jan 2011

    As has been pointed out what seems like thousands of times 9.5mm height drives only.

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    whatsThePoint

    if only there was a search engine called google that could quickly find … if only there was a search engine called google that could quickly find the answer you were looking for, oh waithttp://psx-scene.com/forums/f177/info-about-1tb-2-5-hdd-into-60gb-ps3-66470/


    Cheers for the link but the sarcasm is unnecessary and not wanted

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    whatsThePoint

    your welcome but your wrong, sarcasm is needed because common sense says … your welcome but your wrong, sarcasm is needed because common sense says a shopping forum isn't the best place to ask technical ps3 questions


    Still not wanted.

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    whatsThePoint

    your new i'll leave it at that, but you'll soon come round to my and a … your new i'll leave it at that, but you'll soon come round to my and a lot of other peoples way of thinking


    hmm probably

    ryouga

    Looking at "backing up" games are we?From what I heard PS3 has a limit on … Looking at "backing up" games are we?From what I heard PS3 has a limit on the maximum hard drive size it can handle but not sure if thats right.



    There's no maximum size. Only physical size.

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    thesaint

    There's no maximum size. Only physical size.


    Ok good stuff

    whatsThePoint

    Maybe if the right answer was pointed out12.5 will fit



    He asked for compatible which is a 9.5mm drive. Your sarcasm is welcome but your wrong info is not.

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    GAVINLEWISHUKD

    He asked for compatible which is a 9.5mm drive. Your sarcasm is welcome … He asked for compatible which is a 9.5mm drive. Your sarcasm is welcome but your wrong info is not.


    I'm going to have to say the 12.5 will fit if you take the caging off the hdd which he has linked to in previous comment

    jj15

    I'm going to have to say the 12.5 will fit if you take the caging off the … I'm going to have to say the 12.5 will fit if you take the caging off the hdd which he has linked to in previous comment



    Well if your taking it to bits I can fit a 3.5" drive in, but thats not what was asked.

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    GAVINLEWISHUKD

    Well if your taking it to bits I can fit a 3.5" drive in, but thats not … Well if your taking it to bits I can fit a 3.5" drive in, but thats not what was asked.


    Fair point- but technicay it is compatibe then

    jj15

    Fair point- but technicay it is compatibe then



    Well I think if you asked people the would agree 'compatible' would be as the manufacture intended not what is physical or technically possible.

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    GAVINLEWISHUKD

    Well I think if you asked people the would agree 'compatible' would be as … Well I think if you asked people the would agree 'compatible' would be as the manufacture intended not what is physical or technically possible.


    Another fair point- Ive got no comeback
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