Hi. I've tried searching for a list of compatible hard drives for my Optiplex GX620 PC but haven't had any luck. I can't find available refurbished hard drives for the exact serial number of the original one so need to find out if there are alternatives I can use. The info on the original:
WD Caviar SE; SATA; WD1600JS-55NCB1;160GB.
I've seen some listed for WD1600JS, but the rest of the serial number is different. Not sure if I can use any of them. I do know some I can't because of the connectors being different. And not everyone selling refurbished hard drives shows pics of the connectors. which makes it tough for me because admittedly I don't know a lot about computers. I do know enough I was able to replace the hard drive when it died the first time, but it's become harder to find a refurbished one since my PC is old.
Trying to do this cost effectively, otherwise I'd just buy a new or used PC or laptop if I could afford one.
Would appreciate any advice you could give, even if it's just to point me in the right direction to get the info.
Thanks in advance, Jeff
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Thanks. Some of the pictures I've seen it looks like some of them have a different connection set-up. (Number of pins, etc.) I'll see what I can find.