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Why Do Some Hard Drives Last Longer Than Others?

Sep 28th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Hardware Fixes | 0 Comment

Why Do Some Hard Drives Last Longer Than Others?

Hard drive failure is the worst nightmare for most PC users. When a hard drive fails, it’s game over. You need to get a new hard drive, restore your data (you were backing it up, right?), and reinstall all your software. Some hard drives have a higher rate of failure than others. Today, I’m going to explain which company’s hard drives are more likely to fail and which hard drive qualities

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How to Add A Dual SSD and 1TB HDD Hard Drive to your PC

Dec 1st 2013 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Hardware Fixes | 0 Comment

How to Add A Dual SSD and 1TB HDD Hard Drive to your PC

SSDs are the fastest form of memory storage available to average PC users. Unfortunately, SSDs are expensive. They also don’t have a lot of storage space unless you’re willing to spend over $500. That’s why Western Digital came up with a smart solution: combine an SSD and an HDD into a single unit to get the best of both worlds. Thanks to the Western Digital Black 2 dual drive, you can

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Could Helium be the secret to faster hard drives?

Sep 14th 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Fix PC Free News | 0 Comment

Could Helium be the secret to faster hard drives?

Computer technology is expanding on a near-daily basis. Every year, hard drive storage space and speed rises while prices continue to drop. That means consumers are able to buy faster computers at lower prices. Today, a computer storage technology company called HGST announced that it had perfected a new helium-filled hard drive. Helium, due to its low density, is an ideal medium that can fit i

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