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  • 39% (63)
    Seagate
  • 51% (82)
    Western Digital
  • 3% (5)
    Hitachi
  • 3% (6)
    Maxtor
  • 1% (3)
    Samsung
  • 0% (0)
    Other
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post #11 of 104
Quote:
Originally Posted by jman888 View Post
Not in my experience.
Seagate FTW.
Faster then Caviars with the .10's Second only to the hitachi 1tb and the raptor
segate is pwned by raptor
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post #12 of 104
WD is the best with Seagate comming in second.
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post #13 of 104
I own 2x 160 GB WD drives, 2x WD Raptors, and one 500GB WD external drive. Havent had a single issue with any of them.
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post #14 of 104
Quote:
Originally Posted by shellofinsanity View Post
Western Digital, they have the fastest drives for the personal PC, and 2nd fast SCSI drivers, best reliability in the industry, and are just overall more sturdy

seagate, they have repaired there name alot, have decent HD's untill you accidnet drop one, this is where WD owns them, becuase the seagate 9 out of 10 times will die

maxtor, if you could say one hard drive is the worst, this is it

samsung, been around forever, but they are meidocre never try anything new, always base off other tech

hitatichi, owns the quantum and deskstar lines, fastest SCSI interface, but lack luster reliabilty record

Truer words have never been ......typed.

+rep for that
post #15 of 104
Thread Starter 
Dropped my dads seagate laptop. Dunno if that matters. thou
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post #16 of 104
i have had

260mb WD
1gb WD
3gb WD
15GB WD
20GB WD
40GB WD
60GB WD
80GB WD
120GB WD
200GB WD
and now
320GB WD

never had an issue
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post #17 of 104
jman....also consider that your hard drives are OLD.....aand if you are one of these dummies that leave your PC on 24/7 then of course your PC parts will degrade.
post #18 of 104
Thread Starter 
so you owned no seagate.. missing out.
Dropped and scratched soem stuff off my seagate. no prob
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post #19 of 104
Quote:
Originally Posted by Digikid View Post
jman....also consider that your hard drives are OLD.....aand if you are one of these dummies that leave your PC on 24/7 then of course your PC parts will degrade.
Wow. Then I guess the majority of OCN are dummies?

*** are you talking about, man.
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post #20 of 104
Well ive had the same 40Gb WD IDE HDD since it was first released ( wow that was a long time ago... 4-5...mabey even 6 years) been in i dont know how many computers, been formatted countless times, dropped, kicked, and even survived a PSU blowing up. im not going to go with anyting other than WD. ive had both a Maxtor and a Segate, and they were stuffed within the first year of buying them.


WESTERN DIGITAl FTW!!!


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