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Subject: Re: your mail
From: Björn Stenberg (bjorn_at_haxx.se)
Date: 2003-11-18


Henry Tremolo wrote:
> I'm planning to replace the hdd to bigger. How about the
> power consumption, should I take 4200rpm hdd or is it
> better to get 5400rpm to get more speed?

Transfer speed is rather wasted in the Archos, since you're only reading at most ~1.5MB at a time. 4200rpm drives generally spin up faster and use less power than 5400rpm drives.

-- 
Björn



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