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WESTERN DIGITAL HDD

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November 17, 2006 3:53:37 AM

Guys Looking out for reviews !!!!!!!!!!!!

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Which combination is better : Combination A1 or A2 or B ?????

Combination A1
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West. Digital (WD740GD) Raptor SATA Hard Drives 74 GB,
Transfer Rates - Buffer To Host (Serial ATA) :1.5 Gb/s,
Buffer Size : 8 MB Cache,
Rotational Speed : 10K RPM

AND

West. Digital - WD RE - (WD2500YS)
SATA Hard Drives 250 GB,
Transfer Rates - Buffer To Host (Serial ATA) : 3.0 Gb/s,
Buffer Size : 16 MB Cache,
Rotational Speed : 7200 RPM

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Combination A2
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West. Digital (WD740GD) Raptor SATA Hard Drives 74 GB,
Transfer Rates - Buffer To Host (Serial ATA) :1.5 Gb/s,
Buffer Size : 8 MB Cache,
Rotational Speed : 10K RPM

AND

West. Digital WD CaviarĀ® SE16(WD2500KS)
SATA Hard Drives 250 GB,
Transfer Rates - Buffer To Host (Serial ATA) : 300 Mb/s,
Buffer Size : 16 MB Cache,
Rotational Speed : 7200 RPM

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Combination B
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West. Digital (WD1500ADFD) Raptor SATA Hard Drives 150 GB, Transfer Rates - Buffer To Host (Serial ATA) : 1.5 Gb/s,
Buffer Size : 16 MB Cache,
Rotational Speed : 10K RPM

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Do i need to go for a HDD Cooler???

Vantec 701A HDD Cooler(Vantec Iceberq HDC-701A-BL Fan Kit)
http://www.techgage.com/article/vantec_701a_hdd_cooler

Tested with 1 WD Raptor 74 GB.
Being a 10,000 RPM HDD, it is bound to get hot. It is recommended to have some kind of HDD cooler installed for this hard disk .

Regards
Xfiles

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November 17, 2006 4:41:32 AM

Wrong Section for Hard drives
November 17, 2006 4:51:31 AM

ooops

posting at the right place now.
Thanx and Cya there.

Xfiles7
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