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Seagate Barracuda or Western Digital WD Black

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This will be my slave drive 1TB. I have a Samsung 830 for my OS and favorite games.
Edited by Peener - 10/31/12 at 7:39pm
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Barracuda gets my vote.
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Originally Posted by Boinz View Post

Barracuda gets my vote.
My seagate barracuda developed physical bad sectors in a year. My friends seagate external hdd gave way in a years time. Here western digital gets my vote.
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Once you go black, you'll never go back.
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Originally Posted by dnnk View Post

Once you go black, you'll never go back.
Nope. In the really world the saying is.
Once you go black, you may git stab.
In the computer world the saying is.
Once you go Raptor (VelociRaptor), you'll never go back. OR
Once you go SSD, you'll never go back.
Now for the OP question.
WD Black all the way.
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post #6 of 7
Western Digital black.

I have personally had awesome experience with their customer service. 5 year warranty with advanced RMA option can't be beat.

Barracuda only has 2 year warranty.
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Thank you for your responses. I ordered the WD Black this morning. Hope everyone had a good Halloween! biggrin.gif
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