How much does a 500 gigabyte hard drive hold?

Answer A 500 GB hard drive will hold 500 gigabytes of data. That translates to approximately 1,000,000 camera phone photos, or 150,000 digital camera photos, or 100,000 average length CD quality songs.So... Read More »

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How many bytes are in a gigabyte of hard drive?

A byte is a term of measurement used in computer terminology to denote amounts of data. The smallest measurement is 1 byte, followed by kilobytes. Megabytes are the next largest measurement and gig... Read More »

What Can an External Hard Drive Hold?

An external hard drive can hold just about anything and do anything that an internal hard drive can do. However, due to the increased portability of an external hard drive, some are more practical ... Read More »

How much space can a hard drive hold?

Hard drive capacity is measured in gigabytes or terabytes. Common sizes range from 250 gigabytes to 1.5 terabytes.Basic NomenclatureA bit is the basic building block of data and a byte contains 8 b... Read More »

How much can a 60gb hard drive hold?

61,440 Megabytes of data which is equivalent to about 15,000 music files (mp3s). Or about 30 games that need about 2 gigs of space each. It can probably hold about 100-200 movies.