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^ edit - No idea on resell price.



6 people in this thread apparently disagree with you.

It is a good drive to start with, I can only assume the OP doesn't have an SSD but no idea since sig rig is fake.
I don't care if they disagree. It's a storage drive. For storing media and documents, you do not need a high performance HDD. The Spinpoint F4 has twice the capacity and is only $5 over budget, therefore, I think it's an easy choice.

But the OP seems to have made his choice, so I can't do much about that.
    
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haha my sig rig is just something i put after spending sometime with maryjane after selling my last desktop for 500bux. built it for 375


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Hey! i appreciate and consider everyones input. I do plenty of searching before i come here nad ask. i just needed a secong opinion. they were all quality answers so i reps (actually, will rep) everyone. thanks
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So you said its for storage but its obviously the main drive and you are selling it, next time you should give us more details.
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post #14 of 52
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So you said its for storage but its obviously the main drive and you are selling it, next time you should give us more details.
Wait... wat

OP said it's a storage drive on the post. You're now saying it's a main drive. Which one is it?
    
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post #15 of 52
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oh my bad. i have an extra 250gb that I will use for a main drive. doesnt really matter though. i just need more space overall
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Wait... wat

OP said it's a storage drive on the post. You're now saying it's a main drive. Which one is it?
http://www.overclock.net/hard-drives...l#post13274981
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post #17 of 52
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oh my bad. i have an extra 250gb that I will use for a main drive. doesnt really matter though. i just need more space overall
Okay. Either will do fine, but I recommended the Spinpoint F4 because it's 2x the capacity for only $10 more than the F3. But if you're gonna be fine with 1TB, go for it.
    
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post #18 of 52
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I would totally go for the 2TB. but I only have ONE dollar to spare. no joke. this build will cost me 334 dollars. im glad i decided to put in 335 dollars in my bank account haha.

btw, im 19, unemployed, live with my parents, and my parents no longer support me like they used to when I was a kid. SO, i must do something for money
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post #19 of 52
I really think an actual job might be better than building a budget build and hoping to sell it for more than its worth for profit.
But then again you said you might keep it so I am confused. >.<
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post #20 of 52
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good luck getting a job in this city. I am actually looking for work. in the mean time. i will do this. besides, without a college degree, the only job i can get right now is some crappy job I will hate and make about the same a week. id rather do this

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and actually "more than its worth" is the wrong statement.

not everyone can build a pC. its not hard, but not everyone knows how. so the time and effor i put into building this PC for so low, and to build it and all that is worth money.

time IS money

dont assume everyone can just build a pc out of nowhere. i KNOW its easy, but nonetheless.
Edited by Darqside - 4/26/11 at 12:03am
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