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Old 03-27-2008, 02:38 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I need a new drive and have always been a Seagate and Western Digital guy. However I saw this deal on a Samsung 750gb 32mb cache drive SAMSUNG Spinpoint F1 HD753LJ 750GB SATA 7200 RPM 32MB Buffer Hard Drive Bulk at ZipZoomfly

Is it any good or should I get something else?
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Its excellent as good as, if not better than, the alternatives available
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That's a really good deal. I bought my 500GB for around that price.

I've heard good things about the F1 series.

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wow, get that. that is an amazing price
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WHOA!

Nice find man, i say go for it! I bought my 500GB for more then that... i think it was $130 ...
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Alright, this is getting rediculous. I paid 190 per for my seagate 750s back in november....**** YOU MR MOORE AND YOUR LAW! I just might have to pick one of these up as a storage drive for the gaming rig.
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There is very little difference in quality when it comes to harddrives now a days.
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what about the warranty though?? how long are the warranties good for?? anyone know ??
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what about the warranty though?? how long are the warranties good for?? anyone know ??
If you look on the site, it says 3 years.
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Alright, this is getting rediculous. I paid 190 per for my seagate 750s back in november....**** YOU MR MOORE AND YOUR LAW! I just might have to pick one of these up as a storage drive for the gaming rig.
what has a theory concerning transistors got to do with magnetic platters?

in response to the OP, Samsung drives are good quality and reliable. there really isn't any truly unreliable manufacturer in the HDD market.
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