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My older Iomega Prestige 1tb desktop hd is bigger than my new Iomega Prestige 2 tb hd

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Why did they make it smaller if they're cramming more space into the thing? Is smaller better or is bigger better for it to breathe?

I always assumed a larger hd would be better since it gives the thing more room to breathe.

Iomega prestige 1tb




Iomega prestige 2tb





The newer one comes with a different plug too. They both use the same usb connector tho.



When I'm talking about bigger, I mean length wise.

Edited by IlovetheChosenone - 4/16/11 at 5:24pm
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As technology advances, they try to make stuff more compact for easy transit and less clutter.
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Quote:
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As technology advances, they try to make stuff more compact for easy transit and less clutter.
This.

I say "Just enjoy it!"
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How about a few of these?



You'd need about 110 of these to equal the space of that 1TB drive today. Now don't you think it's a good thing that they're shrinking stuff?
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