How do you know a HOT drive?

Discussion in 'Satellite TV, Sky TV & FreeSat' started by Wizzard, Mar 9, 2005.

  1. Wizzard

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    People have mentioned drives getting hot after upgrades. How do you know this if the box lid is not open?
     
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    How warm's the air from the fan... I never checked with my Maxtor, but on changing it, it was VERY hot. My Samsung's just warm. The Maxtor was too hot to touch!
     

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