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Old 09-25-2005, 05:04 AM   #1 (permalink)
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does anyone know if it is possible to get a sata hdd less than 80GB, as i want one that is about 20GB, but i have looked everywhere, and cannot find one.

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Old 09-25-2005, 07:52 AM   #2 (permalink)
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I have never seen a SATA hard drive less than 80 Gig. That doesn't mean that they don't exist.

My question to you is why would you want such a small-capicity drive?

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Old 09-25-2005, 10:19 AM   #3 (permalink)
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i was thinking of attempting to put osx on it. either that, or just use it as a dedicated linux drive, instead of using partitions.

you wouldnt need 80 for that, but they i so cheap i suppose i may as well get an 80.
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Old 09-25-2005, 10:31 AM   #4 (permalink)
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There are some Raptors that are that small, but they are still as expensive as some 200gb hard drives, so I'd say get a 80gb hard drive. They can be found for about $30-40 easily. Outpost usually has really nice hard drive deals every week, but I can't find any this week. Check Fatwallet, DealOverflow, or SlickDeals.
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