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Perpendicular Hard Disks explained ...

Postby scorp123 on Sun Jan 07, 2007 4:25 pm

Perpendicular hard disks store their bits and bytes in a different way: bits are being saved standing upright instead of laying stretched out flat on the surface ... But that's just dry theory. See it in action :lol:

http://www.hitachigst.com/hdd/research/recording_head/pr/PerpendicularAnimation.html

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Postby clem on Sun Jan 07, 2007 6:09 pm

That looks very promising.
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Postby scorp123 on Sun Jan 07, 2007 6:15 pm

clem wrote:That looks very promising.
Did you watch the video? That's probably the funniest explanation of technology I have seen so far :D
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Postby clem on Sun Jan 07, 2007 6:21 pm

Vulgarization at its best! :)
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Perpendicular Hard Disks explained ...

Postby npap on Thu Jan 11, 2007 3:17 pm

Perpendicular hard disks store their bits and bytes in a different way: bits are being saved standing upright instead of laying stretched out flat on the surface ... But that's just dry theory. See it in action Laughing

Well fellows,
I don't think there will be a bit of disc left after the first few big bites!
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