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Old 10-22-2003, 07:00 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Whats a good hard drive and where can I get it from for a reasonable price.. thanks compadres!
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I got a 120G Seagate for $110 shipped from TigerDirect. Not bad IMHO.
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I Use a 80g Maxtor, Try Tom's hardware for pricing
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Quantums are good drives too.
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Old 10-22-2003, 08:28 PM   #5 (permalink)
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I have never had any problems with any of the above mentioned Hard Drives. 3 manuf. to choose from so all I can say is watch out for rebates and warranty!

Oh yea....get 8MB of cache and a speed of 7200rpm!
Don't settle for 2MB

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I am a Western Digital fan, and I find that the cheapest prices are usaully at newegg.com.
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www.newegg.com i have a seagate 80gb 7,200 rpm drive. barracuda. it's super fast, really really quiet, and have never had a problem with it. it's also shiny...love the shiny. it was 75 dollars with shipping included from newegg
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western digital are number 1 quality maker, but there prices are retardely high.

next is maxtor, there price is more resonable.

then segate is next
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i dont buy crap online cuz via online they friggan charge so much for shippin.

i get it from my work for wholesale price ^_^
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yeah, i can't wait till i get a job so i can get employee discounts. i plan on working at a local computer shop. i'm only 15 but i can get a workers permit from the school office. i'm going to wait till football is over with though because i don't get done with football till 6 pm. anyways, once i get a job i'll have th emost pimpinest computer out there
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