Since when are harddrives actually the size advertised?
October 2, 2009 4:07 AM Subscribe
Since when are harddrives actually the size advertised? I just bought a Western Digital 500 GB 2.5'' HD and I was surprised when it actually turned out to be 499.32 GB after the first initialization (on a mac).
posted by mathiu to Computers & Internet (14 answers total) 1 user marked this as a favorite
When has this changed? And what story/company was behind the adaption?