Satellite L40 - what is the maximum size of HARD drive?

I have a laptop Toshiba Satellite L40, model number PSL4CL - 001 with 80 GB HDD (SATA) 00C. I need to buy a new bigger hard drive, but I don't know the maximum size that I can use my laptop?

Can I get a new one with 500 GB or I shouldn't buy one more 250 or 320 GB?


Theoretically, you can buy each HARD drive you want. Your laptop is equipped with a SATA interface for HARD disk and there is no limit of capacity as on the old IDE interface. So, a 500 GB model should work correctly on your laptop.

If you buy a new one make sure that it s a portable 2.5 HARD drive with SATA interface. All that s! :)

I hope I could help a bit.

Good bye

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