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X-Micro Mini DisGo 20 GB Review
Author: Gabriel Torres 49,042 views
Type: Reviews Last Updated: November 22, 2005
Page: 2 of 5
Inside X-Micro Mini DisGo 20 GB

We opened X-Micro’s external compact hard disk drive to take a look. As you can see in Figure 3, it uses a Toshiba 1.8“ 20 GB hard disk drive (MK2006GAL model).

X-Micro Mini DisGo 20 GB
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Figure 3: Toshiba 20 GB hard disk drive.

A chip from ITE (IT8903BE) does the USB/IDE interface, as you can see in Figure 4.

X-Micro Mini DisGo 20 GB
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Figure 4: Inside X-Micro Mini DisGo 20 GB, back view.

The device uses a bicolored LED, which stays green when the drive is plugged to an USB port and turns into orange whenever the hard disk drive is accessed.

Before going to our benchmark, let’s recap X-Micro Mini DisGo main specs.

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