Solved Raid 1, which hard drive best match SAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 ST1000DM005 Tags: Hard Drives Samsung Storage NAS / RAID Spinpoint Western Digital Last response: July 10, 2013 3:11 PM in Storage Share darkmwar July 9, 2013 12:31:36 PM Hi guys, I am looking to do raid 1 for my build and the current hard drive i have is SAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 ST1000DM005. I got it for $70 : http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... However, it is now discontinued. I am looking for a hard drive with similar or better specs with the price range of $70 ish. Heres a few of hard drive I've had in mind, which one is similar or better that would benefit my situation of raid 1: 1) Western Digital WD Blue WD10EZEX 1TB 7200 RPM 64MB Cache SATA 6.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive - OEM http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... 2) Seagate Barracuda ST1000DM003 1TB 7200 RPM 64MB Cache SATA 6.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... 3) Seagate ST310005N1A1AS-RK 1TB 7200 RPM 32MB Cache SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... More about : raid hard drive match samsung spinpoint st1000dm005 Best solution popatim a b Ô Samsung a c 971 G Storage July 9, 2013 3:43:19 PM amazon still has some New F3's at crazy prices or used ones for as low as $50 http://www.amazon.com/gp/offer-listing/B002MQC0P8/ref=d... Share darkmwar July 9, 2013 5:44:38 PM I found the exact same drive on tigerdirect for cheaper. thanks guys. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer popatim a b Ô Samsung a c 971 G Storage July 10, 2013 3:11:44 PM got a link to it? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solved3 Samsung Spinpoint F1s, 1 Spinpoint F3, best RAID 0 setup? Forum SolvedConcerned about my new hard drive [Samsung Spinpoint F3] Forum Samsung Spinpoint F3 OWNERS 1tb/500gb Raid 0 RMA process? reviews? Forum Samsung spinpoint f3 1tb 3gbps or WD caviar blue 500gb 6gbps OS DRIVE? Forum Need help determining if Hard Disk Drive is dying. Samsung Spinpoint M8 HDD 1 TB (HN-M101MBB) Forum Samsung spinpoint 1TB Hard drive failure Forum SolvedWhich drive offers the best reliability and value for 4TB of RAID1 storage? Forum Best raid card for 8x1.5tb samsung drives Forum 1 hard drive or 2 hard drives - which is best? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !