Originally Posted by LAN_deRf_HA
How old? The last quiet WD aside from greens was their 640 drives. My blue and black sata6 1 tbs were as bad as a raptor. Beyond acceptable imo.
My Seagate drives are louder than my WDs.
Plus we have had a lot more Seagates dying lately than WDs at the shop. Just my $0.02
Might as well buy an SSD.