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Toshiba Satellite Pro A10

What is the maxium size hard disk I can use in my laptop. Currently I have a 20Gb 4200rom IDE UDMA 100 drive installed. My drive is model: IC25N020ATCS04-0
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  • IFBEAR Apr 17, 2008

    Okay thanks for that info. So the BIOS is not a limiting factor then? The BIOS is very baisc and does not allow me to enter sectors etc. I will see what is available in my local computer shop, on line here in the UK and at computer fairs. Thanks again.

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Well if you got the money to spend then you can probably stick at least a 250 gig (probably even more than that) hard drive in it. Reason i say 250 gig, cause i noticed this here - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16822136159 - if that's too pricey then almost half that price will get you 120 gigs here - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16822136130 - but whatever you get you should be good to go with as long as it's ATA and not SATA cause your laptop works with ATA only. And go with 5400 rpm's for sure (if you can find you a 7200 rpm then your really in business) I would go with a Western Digital or Seagate because they are more reliable. Hope this helps you and good luck.

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