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I almost bought 2 to make a raid0 ... :x

But as for Seagate quality ... i have 2 7200.12 HD's and they rock...
Although i use WD Black
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I would not raid these hybrid drives.. thats just asking for trouble.
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Originally Posted by EvanPitts View Post
This is classic Seagate - nothing new except the model number.

But then, pretty much every other drive manufacturer has become extinct, leaving little choice. Even this problem isn't anything new, their drives fifteen years ago went through a spate of platter shutdowns and random lapses into sleep - especially those times when a drive is lighly used, like indexing a massive database, during defragging operations, or when tossing network mail...
what do you mean almost every other drive company is extinct? There is still Western Digital, Samsung, Seagate, and if you count the SSD side, dozens more...
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