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Maxtor or Western-Digital

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Chris

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Im gonna be taking back my HD this week or next and after 2 IBM drives not even lasting a year i wont be getting another!:mad:
The shop i got it from stock Western-Digital and Maxtor drives wich one should i go with?
 

beezee

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go with western-digital... any drive with 8mb cache would be good. They are slightly more expensive, yet worth it! :)
 

Johnny Knoxville

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which shop are you looking at?
i would go for the western digital 8mb cache, although the new maxtor diamondmax 9 series are supposed to be very good too
 
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Chris

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im looking at this shop here this is were my current drive is from and they take faulty stuff back and replace them with no probs:cool:
 
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Chris

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Johnny Knoxville said:
yeah that site is pretty good, i normally buy my stuff from komplett or dabs

I used to buy from dabs but they only accept credit cards now or they did last time i checked and nobody in trhe house owns one so they lost a customer:rolleyes:
 

Doc_Skurlock

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I have two WD's, one 60 and one 120, obviously and they are great. I had a quantum fireball from a HP for awhile and the wd's are awesome. They don't even hiccup. The 60 came with the comp and is a bit fragged, but it has no problems.