Life of mac portable hard drives

Discussion in 'Buying Tips and Advice' started by mac'in'toss'ed, Feb 15, 2008.

  1. mac'in'toss'ed macrumors member

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    What is the life expectancy of hard drives given on mac portables given normal usage?? How long in usage is replacement required??
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  2. JSchwage macrumors 6502a

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    I tend to think hard drives in Macs last longer due to the lack of files getting fragmented. But I could be completely wrong.
     
  3. mac'in'toss'ed thread starter macrumors member

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    would it mean that a 4 year old ibookG4 is sill good with the hard drive???
     

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