Having problems with your Acer Aspire 5315 Notebook ?

Hi I have an Acer Aspire 5315 and the hard drive is broken, i need to replace it and wanted to know can i replace it with any make of hard drive or would it need to be one manufactured by Acer, I'm not in need of one with any big storage or anything just anything cheap as i use this for schoolwork. Thanks

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Any laptop 2.5" drive will work. Just make sure you have the right interface either EIDE or SATA. Just match what you have EIDE is a lot of small pins sticking out the back while SATA is two horizontal slots or grooves. Just make sure when you install the drive to use the initializing software that comes with the drive.
No u do not have to out in an acer hard driver there all made by the same companys.hewwegg has them on sale now.i have a 5315 im on now .pull the drive see what GB and model and put it into google youll find some good deals.http://www.drivesolutions.com/cgi-bin/shop/store.cgi?command=features&kind=laptop&pos=0&type=Laptop heres a site to look at to.

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