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i got the $700 GRAID 8TB external HDD. Now.... that this is raid 0 to make it 8 TB, i just want to make sure, just how reliable is the Hitachti drives in it compared to WD and Seagate respectively?
     
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From my OWN experience it depends. I have had all 3 companies fail but I still have hard drives from all 3 companies that work lol
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They're supposed to be enterprise Hitachi Deskstars from what i heard, any experience with these?


Edit: wait they're UltraStars..... what's the difference between the two?
Edited by ChronoBodi - 4/13/14 at 6:52am
     
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They're supposed to be enterprise Hitachi Deskstars from what i heard, any experience with these?


Edit: wait they're UltraStars..... what's the difference between the two?

UltraStars are the stuff that you want, they are the enterprise class and very reliable. The deskstars are just basically normal hard drive.
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