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Determining maximum hard drive size for laptops

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How do you determine what the maximum size hard drive you can put in your laptop?
I have a Dell Lattitude D410 currenty with an 80GB Ultra ATA 5400 RPM 2.5 inch hard drive
I have check the specs and rang dell but they have not been very helpful
I would like to put a 200-300GB hard drive in what are the chances and what brand should I be looking at and what are the specks?
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200-300Gb isnt going to be possible at the moment 160gb is currently the largest drive made for 2.5" ata-6. Currently the largest laptop drive available is 200gb but its a sata drive so it won't work in the d410.
I would go with a seagate drive
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16822148073
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