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Interested in upgrading your desktop with a higher capacity, faster desktop hard drive? We have a large selection of hard drives compatible with all of today's popular desktop models.
After you select the type of computer hard drive you are upgrading from the list below, you will be able to select from various hard drive Manufacturers as well as different sizes. The type of size hard drive that you select depends on your own preferences and needs. If you plan on storing large files, we recommend our larger GB models. These faster RPM models also improve system performance. If you are unsure what type of hard drive size is right for your desktop, please click here to contact sales.
Please select the type of a Hard Disk Drive you are looking for by clicking on the links provided below. For your convenience we've provided samples to assist you with your selection.
If you are interested in a wholesale/bulk purchase of desktop hard drives, contact our dealer representatives using our Inquiry Form
This drive type used most in consumer grade computers (commonly called an IDE drive). The ATA standard dates back to 1986 and is based on a 16-bit parallel interface which has undergone many evolutions since its introduction to increase the speed and size of the drives that it can support. The latest standard is ATA-7 which supports data transfer rates up to 133MB/sec. This is expected to be the last update for the parallel ATA standard.
Serial ATA (SATA) has been designed and marketed
as the replacement for parallel ATA, the most common disk drive interface
in home and office computers. SATA I drives and controllers are currently
available in many new desktop machines, however, improvements to the SATA
interface led to SATA II that is faster and more reliable. What's the real
difference between SATA I and SATA II? SATA II is better because of three
important features, port multipliers, port selectors and native command
queuing. These features provide outstanding improvements over SATA I.
*SATAII Hard Drives are compatible only with SATAII enabled systems.