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What Did a Hard Drive Look Like in 1956?

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Answer   below…

1956

What is this?

It’s a hard disk drive … With 5 MB of  storage.

In  September 1956 IBM launched the 305 RAMAC, the   first ‘SUPER’ computer with a hard disk drive (HDD). The HDD weighed over  a ton and  stored a ‘whopping’ 5  MB of  data.

 

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