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Alright. I'll get a 1TB black drive for now, and then get a 2TB green a couple months later for storage.
The model available here is the WD1002FAEX. Is it good?
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Originally Posted by HJP View Post
Alright. I'll get a 1TB black drive for now, and then get a 2TB green a couple months later for storage.
The model available here is the WD1002FAEX. Is it good?
Yep. That's a very fast drive.
     
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Hitachi 2TB - HDS723020BLA64 Crucial M500 960GB - CT960M500SSD1 WD 4TB Black - WD4001FAEX WD 4TB Black - WD4001FAEX 
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Seagate 2TB - ST2000DM001 WD 640GB Black - WD6401AALS Seagate 6TB - ST6000DM001 Micron M500 - MTFDDAK480MAV 
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Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
Hitachi 2TB - HDS723020BLA64 Crucial M500 960GB - CT960M500SSD1 WD 4TB Black - WD4001FAEX WD 4TB Black - WD4001FAEX 
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Seagate 2TB - ST2000DM001 WD 640GB Black - WD6401AALS Seagate 6TB - ST6000DM001 Micron M500 - MTFDDAK480MAV 
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Pioneer DVR-115DBK Samsung SH-S243D/BEBE LG GH22NS90 Lite-On EBAU108 External DVD 
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Noctua NH-D15 Fractal Design 140mm Fan - FD-FAN-140 Fractal Design 120mm Fan - FD-FAN-120 Windows 7 
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Samsung 2343BWX 23" (2048x1152) BenQ GW2765HT 27" IPS LCD Monitor (2560x1440) Genius Keyboard KB-G235 PA 
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Seasonic Platinum 1000w PSU - SS-1000XP Fractal Design Define R5 Steelseries Rival 6500 dcpi Mousepad + Desk 
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Pisen Card Reader Gigabyte M7 Thor 
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post #23 of 23
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Ok. Thank you all for your help!
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Intel 330 SSD 180GB WD Black 1TB, WD Green 2TB, WD Green 640GB ASUS 24x DVD Burner Corsair H100, 4x NZXT FX-120 Fans 
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i5 3570k @3.4Ghz ASUS Sabertooth Z77 Gainward GTX 680 Phantom 4GB Corsair Vengeance 8GB @1600Mhz 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Intel 330 SSD 180GB WD Black 1TB, WD Green 2TB, WD Green 640GB ASUS 24x DVD Burner Corsair H100, 4x NZXT FX-120 Fans 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 X64 Samsung S27A750D Logitech G110 CM Silent Pro M2 850w 
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CM Cosmos II CM Sentinel Advance II Roccat Taito 
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