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Best Western Digital for storage

tigger

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#26
I need 3TB RE's mainly - failing that a few 2TB RE4's will do fine so long as they are in good condition.
I will ask, my drive was in good condition, plus still has 3yrs on the warranty, I registered it with WD when I got it.

I will ask him, I might not be able to lay the money out though, skint atm :(
 
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Most people here will tell you to avoid the WD Greens due to the failure rate not long after release.
The theory was frequent head parking being the issue.

I have a 4 platter WD20EARS which is still going strong as storage.
 
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#28
Most people here will tell you to avoid the WD Greens due to the failure rate not long after release.
The theory was frequent head parking being the issue.

I have a 4 platter WD20EARS which is still going strong as storage.
i heard that the EARS had parking issues, that was why i brought the newer WD20EARX which is SATA 6gb/s and shouldn't have that problem anymore.
 

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#29
I've been pretty happy with my WD1002FAEX drives.