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PowerBook - 100GB HDD upgrade for my 12" - which SATA?


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I'm looking at installing a 100GB Hitachi 7K100 drive in my 12" 1.5GHz PowerBook as that's supposedly the best drive going and it is reasonably priced. Upon doing a search I found two different types: ATA-100 and SATA-150.

Can anybody tell me which one I need?
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ATA-100.

http://www.apple.com/powerbook/specs.html
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I'm looking at installing a 100GB Hitachi 7K100 drive in my 12" 1.5GHz PowerBook as that's supposedly the best drive going and it is reasonably priced. Upon doing a search I found two different types: ATA-100 and SATA-150.

Can anybody tell me which one I need?
Can you post a link to the reasonably priced one that you found? Thanks
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Just Click on Apple logo on the toolbar, than About this mac and then click on More Info. Under hardware tab check both ATA and Serial-ATA. see you hard disk is listed under which one.
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i second the ata 100..

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