Hardware

Cracking Open the Apple Macintosh Classic

Hard drive

There are almost as many chips on the hard drive as there are on the motherboard. It is sort of mind boggling to think about how many of these separate chips are not located on a single chip.

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Mark W. Kaelin has been writing and editing stories about the IT industry, gadgets, finance, accounting, and tech-life for more than 25 years. Most recently, he has been a regular contributor to BreakingModern.com, aNewDomain.net, and TechRepublic.