Some articles on hdd form factors, factor, hdds:
... Past and present HDD form factors Form factor Status Length Width Height Largest capacity Platters (max) Capacity Per platter 3.5" Current 146 101.6 19 or 25.4 4 TB (2011) 1000. 2.5" Current 100 69.85 ... With increasing sales of microcomputers having built in floppy-disk drives (FDDs), HDDs that would fit to the FDD mountings became desirable ... Thus HDD Form factors, initially followed those of 8-inch, 5.25-inch, and 3.5-inch floppy disk drives ...
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