Re: [midatlanticretro] OT recommendation?
- On 06/01/2012 09:18 PM, dmmmmcom wrote:
> 1.0TB HGST Ultrastar A7K2000 7200RPM SATA Enterprise Class HD withThis sounds to me like an "internal" drive, meaning a drive without a
> 32MB Cache. Energy Efficient, Enterprise Reliability 3.5" Serial ATA
> 3Gb/1.5Gb Hard Drive with 5yr HGST Factory Warranty. (0A39289) Just
> $119, but it does not specify that it will work with my emac
chassis. (due to cluelessness, the industry makes the distinction
between "internal" and "external" drives, which is nuts because ALL
drives are "internal"...some of them, however, get put into chassis!)
Anyway, I thought you were looking for what is generally referred to
as an "external" drive...
> FireWire 800/400, USB 2.0, USB 3.0, eSATA interfaces Mac and PC...like this one. What's the capacity of this one?
> compatible - $99
I'm unfamiliar with the eMac hardware; I kinda doubt it has FireWire,
but it's sure to have USB at least. It certainly doesn't have eSATA.
Dave McGuire, AK4HZ
New Kensington, PA
> I'm planning on bringing my disk imaging box with me to the workshop,We're confusing things. :) Emmanuel's computer will be available to us
> I'll bring the 8" drive as well. The Zenith Z100 uses 5 1/4" disks though.
at HOPE, not at the workshop this weekend.