QOTD--- Hitachi’s Deskstar E7K1000 or Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 Tags: Hard Drives Deskstar Seagate Storage Last response: August 19, 2009 3:33 PM in Storage Share WINTERLORD August 19, 2009 2:28:44 AM QOTD--- Hitachi’s Deskstar E7K1000 or Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 ----wich one do you think would be the performance champion with raid as an option in the future More about : qotd hitachis deskstar e7k1000 seagate barracuda 7200 spinny August 19, 2009 6:51:38 AM Seagate 7200.12 uses just 2 platters for 1TB, Hitachi uses 3, so the Seagate is almost certainly faster. I wasn't aware people still bought deathstars anyway. m 0 l WINTERLORD August 19, 2009 7:50:56 AM k thanks for the reply. all the thoughts count. i cant seem to decide on one of them myself. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer jsc a b G Storage August 19, 2009 3:33:04 PM Seagate .12 1 TB drives do have only two platters. But until I am certain that they have truly solved their .11 drive firmware problems, I am sticking to WD. So right now, my vote is "Neither". m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources HITACHI Deskstar E7K1000 vs HITACHI Deskstar 7K1000.C Forum SolvedSeagate Barracuda 500GB 7200.12 External (9sf2a2-500) - Can I swap pcb Forum SolvedSeagate Barracuda 7200.12 just a few questions Forum When I turn on my External Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 I heard about 11 clicks and the lights is flashing than it stop clicking Forum Seagate Barracuda 1TB 7200.12 I/O error Forum How could I recover my files from my internal HDD Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 500G Forum Updating Firmware on Secondary Seagate Barracuda 1tb 7200.12 HDD (Primary and bo Forum I have a seagate barracuda 7200.12 250 gb HDD which i was using for my pc, is th Forum Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 Problems Forum Seagate Barracuda 7200 vs 7200.12 Forum Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 500GB(16MB) Vs. HP OEM SMART IV 500GB SATA Hard Drive Forum Fastest?? F3 vs WD black 640GB vs.Seagate 7200.12 barracuda Forum Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB Hard Drive for $50 Forum Question about Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1tb internal HDD Forum WD Caviar Black 1TB VS. Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1 TB Forum Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 500GB(16MB) Vs. WD Caviar Black 500GB (32MB) Forum Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 500gb Forum Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 V.S. WD Caviar Black Forum Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 worth it? Forum Hitachi vs WD caviar black vs Seagate 7200.12 1 TB Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !