Portege R400-600 - the harddive access is extremely slow

Any advice? The driver is "up-to-date", but it still takes ages. Often, MS Outlook 2007 hangs for a minute etc.


The Portégé R400 is a tiny unit and if I m not mistaken the small HDD 1.8 supports a speed of 4200 RPM with the IDE (ATA-6).
Access time is not very long

But be aware that many additional applications are preinstalled on this laptop to control different features of R400. All or most of these programs is loaded at the start and run in the background of the BONE. This highlights the CPU and memory, and it's why a lot of different programs need a little more to start own service.

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