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Old 01-23-2005, 09:52 PM   #1 (permalink)
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is 44 deg celcius to hot for a 40gig hdd?? it is next to an 80 gig one that doesnt have a temp sensor but i gesus it is simmilar

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Old 01-23-2005, 09:58 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Hmmm, I think that hard drive temperatures should be around 30-40C, and once it starts hitting mid 40s the chances of a hard drive failing are almost doubled, although I'm not sure if that's true or not.

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Old 01-26-2005, 05:11 PM   #3 (permalink)
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could that be causing system crashes?
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Is 50 degrees bad??? That's what my laptop HD is running at. I know it's going to go in the summer, when i go wardriving with it in my backpack.
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