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Yeah the price on 1TB HDD's have really skyrocketed. It's actually kind of hard to fit it into a nice decent budget.
    
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Best buy still has low prices on their hard drives. 66 bucks for a 1 TB Seagate 7200 rpm.

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post #13 of 16
rule #1-never buy prebuilt
post #14 of 16
If you want a cheep HDD you can buy an external HDD from a company that doesn't know about the problems with HDDs right now

eg, I seen the Samsung F3 HDD at scan.co.uk for £110 (1TB) and I seen another HDD from another company who doesn't sell many computer electronics and it was a 3TB HDD for only £10 more.

You can just pop open the enclosure for the external HDD and use the HDD inside as a normal one

However, You should be able to find more for your money than that if it is $800
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i built a similer pc (same internals) for around $700
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post #16 of 16
Stupid flood in Thailand makes HDD prices off the roof
You can get my build for $600 I believe o_o
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