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This

http://www.yoytec.com/product_info.p...oducts_id/3239

or

http://www.yoytec.com/product_info.p...oducts_id/2813


Help please...
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post #2 of 13
I've heard the T-Series of Samsung drives have had many problems. I'd avoid them and stick with the Hitachi drive.
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post #3 of 13
I'd go with the hitachi out of the two however a Seagate would be preferable.
post #4 of 13
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Others opinions?
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post #5 of 13
Seagate or Western Digitals FTW
post #6 of 13
In your list, I would go for Hitachi, which is the formal IBM Deskstar. If I can pick another one, I would say WD 320 AAKS.
post #7 of 13
dude go for a seagate barrucada. they come in loads if sizes and are the most reliable. i would go for a 160gb and then pick up another later and raid them.

WD are good but thier RAID edition ones are just a gimick
    
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post #8 of 13
Either a seagate 7200.10 or 7200.11 or a WD AAKS

I love my 7200.10's but:

7200.11 > AAKS > 7200.10 (per people here)
post #9 of 13
My WD caviar just went out.. SUCKS.. Rmaing.. but im looking for something similar right now too..
    
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post #10 of 13
I built a watercooled rig with a Hitachi. It died after 2 years. Lost a full drive of skateboarding videos, man was he bummed.
For $10. more you could get a WD 500 KS sata 16mb drive.
No more Deathstars for my family.
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