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I was looking at both the samsung spinpoint f3 1tb and western digital black 1tb and both had it's fair share of drives dying according to the reviews. My seagate barrcuda 250gb still lasting for about 3 1/2 years now. Seems like luck is on my side.

Newegg should rma it without much trouble.
Edited by speculate - 4/11/11 at 1:55pm
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Looks like you got that 1/100000000000 that is the bad one. Never heard any complaints from F3 users
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Originally Posted by speculate View Post
I was looking at both the samsung spinpoint f3 tb and western digital black 1tb and both had it's fair share of drives dying. My seagate barrcuda 250gb still lasting for about 3 1/2 years now.

Newegg should rma it without much trouble.
Seagate used to be one of the best price/performance/size drives but they have just been terrible lately and just cannot compete with WD or Samsung

Like anything thought YMMV so you can't let 1 experience deter you away.
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