This the photo that Proffessor Mumtaz was talking abou yesterday in class 507 to show that no one predected how small computers would be in the future.Its a hard disk in 1956….

In September 1956 IBM launched the 305 RAMAC, the first computer with a hard disk drive (HDD). The HDD weighed over a ton and stored 5MB of data.

Start appreciating your 1 GB memory stick!

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