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Old 07-13-2007, 10:30 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Here are some good deals from Frys:

300GB Seagate SATA/300 7200 RPM Hard Drive [Link]

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Thermaltake Purepower 500W Power Supply (cheap PSU) [Link]
same as: Newegg
but if you live in LA:


Deals expire: July 17, 2007
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nice deals.... don't know about the PSU's quality
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I'd rather get a Rosewill RP550-2 550w for $55.99 or an XClio GOODPOWER 500w for $49.99...Haven't heard much praise on Thermaltake Purepowers.
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but the hard drive deal is great
as for the psu, it sucks. low amps on the +12VDC
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ya awesome deal on the HD
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Oh I didn't see the HDD deal. Is it from the 7200.10 line?
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its from the 7200.9 line, whats the difference?
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It's the older version, and I believe it's slower than the .10s...probably why it's so cheap...It's only about $20 more, to get the 7200.10 320GB.
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I doubt it.... I'm guessing it's the 7200.9

Oops.. geez you guys respond fast.... lol. Yes, the 7200.9's is slower than the 7200.10's... I think there is a BIG difference in performance..
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I doubt it.... I'm guessing it's the 7200.9

Oops.. geez you guys respond fast.... lol. Yes, the 7200.9's is slower than the 7200.10's... I think there is a BIG difference in performance..
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