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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 #31 of 104
Seagate and Western Digital are good HD's but i prefer Seagate .
 
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post #32 of 104
All you saying WD is performance king, post your results in this thread (and I'll give away all 3 of my 320 gig seagate barracuda 7200.10 and but 3 WD sata)

OCN's official hard drive benchmark thread (run by chozart)
http://www.overclock.net/hard-drives...id-single.html
post #33 of 104
i still have this Hitachi drive, from like January 2006.. idk if it sucks or not.. it still works tho, havent had any problems or anything.. but this is the only HDD i've ever had.
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post #34 of 104
Western Digital. Why do you think their Raptors are the standard for high speed drives? They are great drives and the only problem I ever had with one was after I dropped one.
    
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post #35 of 104
Iv never really had a problem with my WD HD but it is really slow when loading multiple applications and when dealing with huge video files since I do video editting and stuff but other then that WD is all right.

I voted for Seagate because iv seen them outperform WD and many other brands in HD benchmarks.

(edit) 4 WDs in the house and not a single problem with each. Very reliable, just not as fast as others.
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post #36 of 104
Quote:
Originally Posted by CravinR1 View Post
All you saying WD is performance king, post your results in this thread (and I'll give away all 3 of my 320 gig seagate barracuda 7200.10 and but 3 WD sata)

OCN's official hard drive benchmark thread (run by chozart)
http://www.overclock.net/hard-drives...id-single.html
you link to a thread where the raptor kicks the barracuda's ass lol

also WD has a 15k scsi drive, only hitachi is faster with the worlds only 20k scsi drive
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post #37 of 104
Quote:
Originally Posted by shellofinsanity View Post
wo you link to a thread where the raptor kicks the barracuda's ass lol

also WD has a 15k scsi drive, only hitachi is faster with the worlds only 20k scsi dirve
yeah it kicks its @$$

OR

The raptor ONLY has better seek times (10,000 rpm vs 7200.10 rpm) BUT my 7200.10 barracuda's have > average mb/s transfer and destroys your precious 3 - 4 X EXPENSIVE raptors burst

O NOEz a $200 HD has better seek times then my $79 drive, even though my $79 drive is > 2x the capacity

OMG, WD RULZ
post #38 of 104
im in love with my 2 raptors <3

wd ftw
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post #39 of 104
WD has 3 years warranty while Seagate ( maxtor) has 5 years.

So guess who is better?
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post #40 of 104
Quote:
Originally Posted by s0n1c View Post
WD has 3 years warranty while Seagate ( maxtor) has 5 years.

So guess who is better?
they need a longer warranty because maxtor/seagate has the highest failrate
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