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post #21 of 41
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Originally Posted by overcrash View Post
Hard disk summary without Seagate = fail
+rep

Fail of an article.
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post #22 of 41
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Originally Posted by overcrash View Post
Seagate = fail
Fixed.
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post #23 of 41
i knew the F4 was a great choice and for the price i got it for how could anyone resist it.
post #24 of 41
Thanks. I need a backup one and there's too many to choose from. Hopefully this will help.
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post #25 of 41
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Did you update it with the new firmware?
I don't even have it yet, I just paid for it today.
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post #26 of 41
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Originally Posted by TFL Replica View Post
Comprehension fail.


I understood your joke perfectly, I just thought it was a good excuse to link some deathstar images
post #27 of 41
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Originally Posted by linkin93 View Post




The real deathstar laughs at your pathetic joke

I'm buying me a 1TB F3
Don't say that so soon. Every time i see a Hitachi HDD, there has been almost a 100% rate of me having to replace them the same day. If it's in a computer, it seems to always be the first thing to go. Terrible, terrible, brand.
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post #28 of 41
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Originally Posted by TFL Replica View Post
The 1TB model is amazing.
the 1tb i had from them died as soon as i put it in raid, but to each their own.
post #29 of 41
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Originally Posted by Liranan View Post
Lately I've had nothing but bad luck with WD and have RMA'd more than 10 HD's.

Those WD Greens are absolutely terrible! Wife's PC has a 160GB Hitachi drive in it and I've wanted to replace that, thanks to the review I'm leaning towards a 1TB Hitachi.
Those WD Greens are AMAZING... if used for the right reasons. I have a 1TB WD Green in my HTPC as a storage drive. For a HTPC drive, which is used solely for storage, heat/power consumption are my biggest concerns. A faster drive would give my little to no benefit, but my HTPC is already running a bit hotter than I'd like it to be. A cool drive is a HUGE plus.

But yes, they suck as primary drives
    
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post #30 of 41
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Originally Posted by Mr_Torch View Post
Well it is a shame that they only listed the "EcoGreen" Samsung drives against the WD Blacks and not the regular drives like the great F3 1TB, which is a smoking great drive...
This, I was hoping to see an HD103SJ in there for comparison.
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