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Old September 23, 2010, 11:11 AM
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Originally Posted by lowfat View Post
My vote would likely be for the Seagate Barracude LP's. Quite a few of my drives are the LP's and I've had really no problems with them. The variable RPM of the WD Greens can cause quite a few issues w/ drives dropping. And besides those two I am not really aware of lower powered drives. And if you have the heads park on the drives while not in use, power usage should be very minimal.

BTW nice RAID card, I use to have me one of them a few years back.
Are these ones succeptible to dropping out of raid too? I'm planning on using ZFS Raid-Z...

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