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Old 03-09-2005, 09:30 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Got my hard drive today and on it, it says

+12V 0.74A
+5V 0.63A

and my power supply has 13A on the +12V rail, so, does that harddrive just use up 0.74A and the remaining 12.26A are for the rest of my components right ?

and then if all the amps of my components go over 13A im in trouble yes ?


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Old 03-09-2005, 10:21 AM   #2 (permalink)
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That's exactly what that means. That harddrive doesnt eat much power, is it a laptop hard drive or an 5.4K?

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Old 03-09-2005, 10:50 AM   #3 (permalink)
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its a 7200rpm 120GB seagate barrucuda SATA desktop hard drive lol
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