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which 2TB 3.5" HDD?

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hello, I have been doing some price search, I have the following, which do you recommend?

Seagate Barracude 2TB ST2000DM001 for $106AUD
WD Green 2TB WD20EARX for $105 AUD
Hitachi deskstar 2TB for $127 AUD
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I know I'm going to get flamed for this, but I would go with the seagate. I have had nothing but good experiences with seagate and their HDD's. Let the flaming begin biggrin.gif
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I would check out the Samsung F4 EcoGreen before looking at these. The Samsung is much better than these. But out of the three, I would get the Barracuda.
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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16822152245

That is the best one right there. I know it is now owned by Seagate and being manufactured by them but the drive is the same, I have the originals and the new ones, same PCB, same performance. Best 2TB drive for data storage in my opinion. It is low power so not for an OS.
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I am buying from MSY australia, they don't have Samsung unfortuately
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