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Originally Posted by Kramy View Post

It's exactly the same temperature as my WD Black. (2C over my laptop drives) - oddly enough, my Greens and Hitachi are 1C over that, and WD Blue is another 1C over that.

It could have something to do with positioning in my case. Although I have fans covering the whole front of my case, not all drives will get the same airflow.

however there's not big difference of temperatures from any disk to others.
all are more or less similar ? ( at least in idle )
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and WD Blue is another 1C over that.

For WD Blue you means your AAKS in your sign or the EZEX ?
post #22 of 26
I mean the AAKS. No idea why, but now it's 2C warmer than the others. My 640Gb Black is now my coolest 7200RPM drive, only 1C off from my laptop drives. Hmm... this is fluctuating a fair bit - I don't think my readings are very scientific. tongue.gif
     
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Do you mean "cool" as in operating temperature or "looks awesome" factor?

I know I'm 5 days late to the party, but my thoughts were the same. laugher.gif



Do you mean "Cool Story, bro?" or "Welcome to the Himalayas!" cool?
    
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im liking the wdezex's i have in my system right now, single playyer blues, i also have a wd black i also reccomend that
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post #25 of 26
hmm in the past ive ran a WD blues and greens in a fanless media server system and they ran just fine. biggrin.gif Currently i have a scorpio black in my primary system and it runs pretty cool as well although at times with some of these laptop drive ive noticed they can be a bit louder. redface.gif
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post #26 of 26
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And If i want to keep the Hard drive in fanless ?
2.5" notebook models like Scorpio are better than the green 3.5" models or not ?
Edited by senna89 - 2/1/13 at 3:07pm
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