Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 (64-bit)
i have a
HP Pavilion dv6t-6c00 CTO Quad Edition Entertainment Notebook PC [model number: A1U59AV]
with 2nd-gen-intel-core-i7 processor [ http://support.hp.com/us-en/product/HP-Pavilion-dv6-6c00-Quad-Edition-Entertainment-Notebook-PC-series/5214356/model/5214358 ]
my hard disk shows short DST failure. i have extracted the data somehow. windows is not booting now. i need to replace the faulty HDD with a new one compatible with my motherboard. what is the maximum capacity, interface, speed, etc., blah, blah, of an internal hard disk supported by this configuration? and the corresponding OS' version, edition, architecture. please elaborate all these in detail in layman's words coz i am no hardware expert.can i buy a HDD with 1TB, 7200 RPM, SATA 6.0 Gbps, 64MB-cache ? will that suit my motherboard? unfortunately, i dont know what motherboard, the laptop came with. can anyone please help me choose the right HDD ? EXPERT answers are most welcome and more than that. thanks in advance
Edited by anniyan, 19 April 2016 - 10:19 AM.