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Overclocking a HDD? Possible or not?

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Hello!

Im i crazy or can you overclock a HDD? I have a HP computer will it prevent me from overclocking if it even are possible? I have a Maxtor 7Y250M0 ATA, so can i overclock i or not if i can how? Thx!
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I can't tell... is this a serious post or not!?
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I just.....i have read that on an internet website... :S
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Well I suppose you could UP the input voltage to the hdd... That would make it oced wouldnt it?
    
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I smell corrupt data already.
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Originally Posted by mahtareika View Post
I smell corrupt data already.
Maybe but it shold be coool ....
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post #7 of 29
The only parts you can truly over clock are.....

Memory
Processor
Video Card

Everything else you can just upgrade to more powerful......EG. ATA100 hard drive to an ATA133 to a SATA to a SATA2 to a RAPTOR 10'000 RPM drive all the way up to a 15'000 RPM SCSI hard drive ( VERY expensive )

If you want a a FAAAAAAAST hard drive....look for used, SCSI drives, and get yourself a controller. They'll blow your mind
    
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As I look into my crystal ball I see........ Fizz Bang and the smell of burnt electrics....
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post #9 of 29
Quote:
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I just.....i have read that on an internet website... :S
Did you read it on OCN's Jokes and Humour section ?
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post #10 of 29
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Did you read it on OCN's Jokes and Humour section ?
Actually not but now when you say..yes now i have read...i was just checking a forum and some body asked if he clold overclock his HHD.
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