read/write-head

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  1. Matthew Wai

    Question Will the read/write head be moved when an HDD is connected only to a USB charger?

    When I plug my USB HDD into a port on a USB charger, the HDD will spin up. However, will the read/write head be moved away from the parking ramp into a location above the spinning disk? Or will the head just stay on the ramp, as the charger is not a device that can read the disk? I have asked...