Summary: I had excellent luck with my first 2 TB Fantom Green Drive GD200U3 so when it came time to add to my archives, I purchased another. Had to send it back because of hard drive noise when copying files based on advice from the Fantom Support. Received replacement, same issue.
Summary: I would not buy any other type of external hard drive. Fantom Green drives run cool and at most get warm, never hot. The speed on these drive is normally 5900 rpm. When not in use, the drive stops spinning which means you have to wait a couple of seconds for it to rev up which is a very minor...
Summary: 3tb is the HD limit for my computer setup. It is very quiet. Have transferred data to this drive and love it. Also it goes to sleep when not in use. Just food for thought, resize the recycle bins storage on the drive. In fact do it on all your HDs.
I like the metal case (good for heat dissipation) and the ...
Paul B Chapman, Amazon
2 March 2015
Summary: This my second Fantom drive. The first one, a 1 TB model, has lasted and presents no problems. This one a GreenDrive I hope will be as well. I like the metal case (good for heat dissipation) and the fact that there is an on/off switch.