Smart data identical

ello i recently purchased a wd1001fal and installed windows xp (slow ntfs format before installing). I ran Western Digital DataLife Guard Diagnostics to check smart dat see illustration below

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what really bothers me is the data above threshold on the new drive. What is weird is that the data is almost identical to the old drive that i thought i had to replace and the drive before that....... My motherboard is a ga-p35-s3. Can anyone help?
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  1. I think you want to see faster read/write speeds, and I think you're using the wrong tool to benchmark this. May I suggest HD Tune? :)
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