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Is the samsung still the best 1tb drive in terms of speed?

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So is that samsung f3 still the best for 1tb still the best in terms of performance to price ratio?

Also what is good for a 2tb?
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For the 1tb yes it is the best. For 2 tb idk
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post #3 of 10
Agreed , it´s still the fastest for the money though it´s slowly creeping up in price.
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$59 is "creeping up"?
..a
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post #5 of 10
They seem to be here, they were going for 50 euro, now 59 euro, still cheap enough .
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Samsung F3 is still the best price preformance mechanical hhd right now and the samsung F4 2tb is also a good price/ preformance hhd.
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post #7 of 10
Quote:
Originally Posted by FREELINE57 View Post
Samsung F3 is still the best price preformance mechanical hhd right now and the samsung F4 2tb is also a good price/ preformance hhd.
But the 2b F4 is only a 5400 rpm drive. It would be great for storage, but terrible for a system drive.
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post #8 of 10
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$59 is "creeping up"?
..a
I bought a F3 for $45.
post #9 of 10
I bought an f1 in 08 as a main drive, it failed a few days ago, and I just e-mailed them last night and got a response this morning about RMAing an almost 3 year old drive, something to be said about good customer service too!
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But the 2b F4 is only a 5400 rpm drive. It would be great for storage, but terrible for a system drive.
Partition off 150gb of space ( short stroke ) and install os and see.
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