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replacing hard drive on mac mini power pc

What hard drive would you recommend and which operating system? trying to keep cost low. Doesn't have to be great- secondary computer

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The PPC version of the miniMac uses a 2.5" Ultra ATA Drive. Here is one from this site:

160 GB 5400 RPM Western Digital ATA Hard Drive (New)

The repair instructions are here:

Mac mini (PowerPC) Hard Drive Replacement

Do not get carried away with buying a fast 7200 spin drive as the PPC Mini Mac will not be able get get much of an added boost from the extra speed. A 5400 spin drive is good.

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Or you can go to Best Buy and see what they have on sale.


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