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Old 03-04-2006, 07:23 PM   #1 (permalink)
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what is a good average temp my hard drive should run at its 250gb
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how fast is it? rpm's matter
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ya sorry
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bout 30-40 C my master is running at 29 C and my slave is 40C
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Keep it under 45*C and your fine. If it gets too hot you can always buy a harddrive cooler or put a fan at the front of your case blowing onto your harddrive.
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i have a Thermal Take tsunami and there is a 120 mm blowing on mine
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how do you measure the temp of the hdd?
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speedfan, everest home edition, hardware monitor... alot of programs do it
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