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Samsung F1 750gb to 1TB??

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I have ordered a samsung F1 750gb for $140ish cad and Have seen some reviews that say all the F1 series use the same 3x334gb platter setup, but some of the platter is blocked in the lower sized units.

Now Im wondering if I were to change the firmware to the 1TB firmware would I then get the blocked off sections of the platters?

Also does anyone have any experience with these F1 series drives??

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I highly doubt it. That would be a huge waste of resources on samsungs part.
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I don't believe there is any software even available for flashing hard drive firmware. Also, the reason they sell the smaller versions with the same platters is probably because one platter is partially damaged and locked off.
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