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Old 06-22-2008, 08:50 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi all. So I'm not gonna lie, I know a little bit about technology but am by no means an expert. I was wondering about an External hard drive.

I've talked to some and been recommended to get an internal hard drive with an external enclosure.

So I was thinking of something like this for a case

Amazon.com: Kingwin KH-350U-BK - Storage enclosure - IDE - Hi-Speed USB - black: Electronics

and something like this for a hard drive

Amazon.com: Western Digital WD5000KSRTL Caviar 500 GB SATA Hard Drive: Electronics


If you folks can recommend any internal hard drives/cases, I'd really appreciate it. I'm looking for a hard drive upwards of 500GB, preferably closer to 1 TB. Big thing for me is reliability and longevity (along with cheapness)

Thanks for any help
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Here's a couple to look at:

Cavalry 500GB, 7200RPM, Dual Interface (USB 2.0 & eSATA) External Hard Drive - CAXE37500 - Buy.com

Newegg.com - Fantom Titanium II TFD1000U16 1TB 7200 RPM 16MB Cache USB 2.0 External Hard Drive - External Hard Drives
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