|The most common place you will find a Hard Drive is inside your Desktop PC or Mac. Traditionally it was the storage area of your PC that was utilised for Operating Systems and System programs to be storage. However as the years have past, regular 3.5" Hard drives as we know them are use for bulk Mass storage with core operations and software being installed on a SSD, or Solid State Drive.|
However Due to the increased cost per Gigabyte, Hard Drives, or HDD, have yet to be fully eclipsed by their smaller, faster rival. When purchasing a Hard Drive for your Apple Mac or Windows PC, your key points to consider are Capacity and Speed. There are other factors such as cache and platters, but in order to keep things user friendly, let us just focus on Storage Capacity and Rotation Speed.