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I have an Acer one Kav10, I need a hard drive for it. Which brand is compatible with this computer.

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Basically, any brand will work so long as it's a SATA 2.5 inch HDD. The standard drives shipping are around 160GB which is a common size.

5400 rpm is the basic standard; you can also get 7200 rpm drives which are a bit faster, but also more expensive. Most folks can't tell the difference.

You realize, of course, that you will have to reinstall the operating system from some sort of external CD/DVD drive, or possibly a USB flash drive that is large enough.

My personal preferences for hard drives are Western Digital and Fujitsu...I have to repair fewer of those overall than other brands.

Hope that's helpful.

Posted on Dec 31, 2010

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