We all start the new year with the attitude that we’re going to improve ourselves. Perhaps it’s a month off the booze, or time to pick up the ageing weights that have been sitting in the garage for the past 11 months. Basically, January is hard.
They both have a life expectancy of about 3-5 years, so when Gerry the gerbil hops it there’s no doubt that someone will be upset. The same doesn’t have to be for hard drive failure. The thing is, hard drives have physical moving parts and there’s a lot that can go wrong.