22.214.171.124 Lab – Research Laptop Hard Drives (Answers)
In this lab, you will use the Internet, newspaper, or a local store to gather information about hard drives for a laptop.
1. Research the manufacturer specifications for the hard drive in the laptop. List the specifications in the table below:
|Hard Drive Specifications||Hard Drive|
2. Shop around, and in the table below list the features and costs of two replacement hard drives for a laptop.
|Hard Drive Specifications||Replacement Hard Drive #1||Replacement Hard Drive #2|
3. In your research, did you find any reason to select a particular hard drive over another?
4. Is the new hard drive compatible with other components in the laptop? Why is this important?