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Old 12-06-2005, 02:26 AM   #1 (permalink)
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What is generally the best hard drive brand?
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Old 12-06-2005, 02:37 AM   #2 (permalink)
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I love Western Digital and Seagate, in that order.
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Seagate to WD thats my order then you got samsung and hitachi then maxtor
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Seagate are my favourite. if not Seagate, then WD. but stay away from Maxtor.

Seagate have a 5 year warranty on all its drives.
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Old 12-06-2005, 10:01 AM   #6 (permalink)
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Why stay away from maxtor? they look pretty good here
http://www.gamepc.com/labs/print_con...d=diamondmax10


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maxtors have a tendancy to die pretty early... not all do, but i have heard alot more bad stories about maxtor than any other brand.
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Seagate, or western digital, no problems with either brand from my expirience.
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Old 12-06-2005, 11:15 AM   #10 (permalink)
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I agree.. I'm a WD, then Seagate although like someone said above Seagate has a nice warranty on their drives.
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