Disk Storage Media Compared

 

 

Pictured, top to bottom…

Wang 15 inch Disk Pack, 228 Mb

8 inch floppy disk, (varied)

5-1/4 inch floppy disk, 360 Kb

3.5 inch diskette, 1.44 Mb

3.5 inch Iomega Zip Disk, 100 Mb

and 5-1/4 inch diskette drive on left

 

External 5-1/4 inch floppy drive below.

 

 

 

 

 

IBM 4869 External 5-1/4 inch floppy disk drive for PC. (Circa 1986)

Disk Drives compared (above) (Photo courtesy of John Marshall)

RA60A Disk Drive Unit, 270 Mb each disk pack (above) (Photo courtesy of John Marshall)

RA60A Disk Pack, 270 Mb each disk pack (above) (Photo courtesy of John Marshall)

 

See also Large IBM Storage Disk

See also Floppy Disk Types


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