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Old October 20, 2008, 03:27 PM
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Default Seagate 7200.11 500GB SATA2 32MB for $59.99!

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Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 3.5IN 500GB SATA2 8.5MS 7200RPM 32MB Cache NCQ Hard Drive
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Old October 20, 2008, 04:02 PM
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I just so happen to purchase 2 of these a week ago from DC @ $66/ea - Great drives - I was blown away at the speed when I did an acronis 1:1 clone of my 320GB to that 500GB, took minutes!
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Old October 20, 2008, 05:11 PM
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I have four of the ES version in RAID array. Excellent drives.
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Old October 20, 2008, 06:08 PM
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That is a great deal. I think I paid around $80 or $90 for mine back in May. Makes me want to buy more.

Inner voice: No misterlarry do not reach for wallet. Nooooo!

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Old October 21, 2008, 04:10 PM
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sooooooooooo tempting!!!!!!
must not buy!!!!



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Old October 21, 2008, 06:18 PM
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Exellent drives have 3 in my house and none have gone faulty .... exellent product.
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Old October 21, 2008, 08:10 PM
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Exellent drives have 3 in my house and none have gone faulty .... exellent product.
Just knock on wood!

The 2 500GB Seagates 7200.11 that I received were made in Thailand - I'm kinda nervous about that ! And the SMART attributes are all over the place, some of the worst ECC rates I've seen - I know that it's normal for most seagates, but not as bad as the 7200.10, so I'm keeping fingers crossed! :) Will make a new thread about it, because I notice they run nowhere near as fast as my 320GB 7200.10 SATA2.
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Old October 22, 2008, 12:39 PM
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i have 10 in my tower. no problems yet.
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Old October 22, 2008, 12:48 PM
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I have four of the ES version in RAID array. Excellent drives.
lol. The ES drives are quite a bit different than these.

Either way only a max quantity of 2. Although I can price match @ NCIX and have an unlimited quantity :D I was planning on buying a massive storage server tonight. I guess I'll wait and see how NCIX prices after tonights sale.
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Old October 22, 2008, 12:48 PM
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i have 10 in my tower. no problems yet.
Are you using hot swap bays?
 


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