- From: "Andy" <kanadaiy@xxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Sat, 13 Aug 2005 06:25:51 GMT
"Arno Wagner" <me@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message
> Previously Andy <kanadaiy@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Well, besides shock, heat is still the number one HDD killer.
> Maxtor says 5C...55C with no impact on ARR (i.e. warranty claims)
> and up to 60C with "acceptable" impact, whatever that means.
> If you intend to operate your drives longer than the warranty
> period, staying well below the 55C most of the time and
> never exceeding it may be a good idea.
Would the above temperature values refer to the Current System Temperature
(40 C in my case) as shown by the CMOS Setup Utility?
Thanks in advance,