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The size would be around 320gb or less.
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Anything by Maxtor, Seagate or Western Digital, i have a Maxtor 500Gb USB HDD and has been working fine for 1 year now after some abuse (took it on an airplane lol)

I never rely on HDD's though, if i have important documents i put them onto DVD's
    
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Originally Posted by Armadi110 View Post
Anything by Maxtor, Seagate or Western Digital, i have a Maxtor 500Gb USB HDD and has been working fine for 1 year now after some abuse (took it on an airplane lol)

I never rely on HDD's though, if i have important documents i put them onto DVD's
How is taking a hard drive on an airplane abuse? I don't get it.

Now, if it survived an airplane CRASH thats another story Then again, YOU surviving an airplane crash to TELL the story would be even more amazing.
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rofl, well said.
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LaCie, they use only that brand at work, and they use A LOT of external HDD.

and at the school i was going to last year, they wanted us to buy that brand. i left before i had to.

not cheap, but solid and reliable
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My Maxtor external I had it for 3 years now or even more and it hasn't let me down.
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