Computer hard disk

Computer hard disk

T410/0119 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 27.2MB

Downloadable file size: 1.6MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Hard disk. Hard disk memory mechanism from a computer. The disk consists of a read/write head (metal arm, lower left) and a rigid hard disk (upper right) coated with magnetic material on both sides. The direction of magnetisation of tiny localised areas on the disk represents stored data as binary digits. Information can be accessed, or new data recorded, by means of small electromagnets in the read/write head. The disk rotates on a central spindle and the head moves radially to access different parts of the disk.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: computer, computer data storage, computing, data storage, electromagnet, hard disk, high-tech, information, magnetic, magnetisation, memory, read/write head, store, technology

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.