What is a hard drive head crash? (Video)

May 2, 2019 by Mikey Anderson

With this hard drive video, we continue our blog article series that brings essential knowledge about data recovery topics and helps users be safe from data loss.

This video explains what is a head crash in regards to hard disc drives and what results out of it.

If you experience a hard drive head crash, do not try to recover the data yourself. Do not turn on your hard drive as you will most likely do more damage to the device and the data. Contact a data recovery specialist like Ontrack.