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Old March 7, 2009, 07:30 AM
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Default Western Digital 1TB My Book unmasked

I needed to up the capacity of my server and saw yesterday that Bestbuy has a sale on this usb mybook 1TB for 129.99.


Decided to buy it and took it a part and found this inside ...

WD Caviar Green 1 TB SATA Hard Drives ( WD10EADS )

So now I have a new 1TB hdd for my server and a external sata enclosure to use else where
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Old March 7, 2009, 08:39 AM
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Old March 9, 2009, 04:54 PM
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Personally, i'm considering saving up a couple hundred bucks and buying one of those sexy 2TB WD Green drives. If I got one of those, it might rust up from the mass Jizz that would ensue. That 2TB drive would actually suit you as well--it would save you money because of it's energy savings (not a noticeable amount, but still--we gotta do our part for the environment :P) as well as come at a cheaper cost. Mind you, it wouldn't be the fastest drive on the market, but for storage purposes it's quite the beast :)

It makes the 500 WD Black I bought a year ago (to which I drooled over) look like a child's toy in comparison... lol.

1TB is cool too, though. Have fun with that sucker :)
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