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Choosing between 2 Hard drives
Mar 14, 2011, 7:54 PM
I was going to get an external enclosure and put a 2TB hard drive into it for backup. There are 2 drives that I'm looking at and I wanted to see if anyone has any input about which one is better.
Seagate LP 2 TB ST32000542AS-Bare Drive
Hitachi Deskstar 2 TB 0F12117
The enclosure I was looking at is
The two hard drives have the same capacity and both have positive reviews and are currently priced the same at 69.99.
Can anyone tell me which would be the best fit for backup storage? I'm just gonna keep it in a drawer and back up my files every week or so.
Mar 22, 2011
Mar 15, 2011
choosing hard drives
Mar 15, 2011, 2:21 PM
Between the two, go with the Seagate. Read some of the reviews on the Hitachi 2 TB drives.
Glad you are doing backups!
Mar 22, 2011, 4:22 PM
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