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Old 04-18-2007, 10:15 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by SirMille View Post
They are all great brands, but avoid IBM and now they are called Hitachi
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for the seagate barracudas there is a jumper on the back which you have to remove for it to work at 3gb/sec otherwise it works at 1.5gb/sec just a little heads up as it may be the same on the wd harddive
Thanks i'll keep that in mind wow i never knew that IBM is now Hitachi, couple months ago i realized that Seagate owns Maxtor as well so i dont even bother buying a Maxtor

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I always get Seagate drives. None have died on me (except for one which was my fault)

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