HD is dead on my Powerbook G4. Need new one.

Discussion in 'PowerPC Macs' started by Details IM, Oct 2, 2007.

  1. macrumors newbie

    Apr 5, 2007
    What ones do you guys suggest (links are greatly appreciated). Thanks!
  2. macrumors 68040


    Aug 7, 2005
    Up the irons
  3. macrumors regular

    Jun 5, 2007
  4. Moderator emeritus

    Jun 25, 2002
    Gone but not forgotten.
    I trust Seagate drives more than any other but OtherWorld Computing has just about every notebook drive available. They can likely install it if you ship the machine to them, as they already install DVD writers.
  5. macrumors 65816


    Mar 15, 2005
    I put a Seagate 5400.3 (160GB, 5400rpm, perpendicular) in my 1.25GHz PowerBook and I'd say it feels like a 20% increase in performance. It's dead silent (in a good way ;) ) and no heat issues. Add the 5 year warranty to boot! I have nothing but good things to say about NewEgg by the way...that is where I got mine over a year ago! I installed it myself - not too hard for someone comfortable with hardware. If not you, perhaps a friend?

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