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Western Digital My book VelociRaptor Duo (WDBUWZ0020JBK)
8.3 out of 10

Western Digital My book VelociRaptor Duo (WDBUWZ0020JBK)

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Reviews and Problems with Western Digital My book VelociRaptor Duo (WDBUWZ0020JBK)

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ludicrous speed

Mark Lambertson, Amazon
28 November 2012
  • Summary: Substantially faster (3-4x) than the internal hard drive. I wish I had bought two!
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Great product

JMe Y, Amazon
28 November 2012
  • Summary: Extremely fast combo, I hit about 270 Mbs with one unit. I use this when editing footage in FCPX. If you need fast array for cheap this is the one.
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Exceeded Expectations

Bill Jordan, Amazon
28 November 2012
  • Summary: This drive had all the fine characteristics I'd read about. But I was happily surprised to find it extremely quiet as well. Very fast, easy to set up, attractive on the desk. Highly recommended.
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As fast a dual hard drive RAID0 unit as you'll find

Mark B. Hancock, Amazon
28 November 2012
  • Summary: At this new lower price, this is a much better deal (I have another I bought when they first came out). The velociraptor drive is a 10,000 RPM high performance drive designed for servers and workstations.
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10,000RPM drives excellent over Thunderbolt 2.

Mike Jandreau, Amazon
28 November 2012
  • Summary: Very fast speeds, very good storage. It's a bit pricey compared to some other devices out there, but keep in mind that this is a 10,000RPM drive, versus 7200, which means you're reading and writing data faster. My only complaint is how loud it can be.
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great performance for a reasonable price

Rhodes, Amazon
28 November 2012
  • Summary: Amazing drive for video editing and anything where you need the disk speed. I tested 350MB/s or higher read and write using the black magic disk speed test. Using it for a 16+ angle multicam edit now (all proress 422 clips) with solid performance.
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Overall 10
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Excellent external storage for Apple's new Late 2013 Mac Pro

Chris M, Amazon
28 November 2012
  • Summary: This is a great external storage solution for the new (Late 2013) Apple Mac Pro. You get 2TB of storage via Thunderbolt that performs similarly to an SSD (over 350MB/s read/write) at a (current) price point that makes it good value.
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Five Stars

Rodolfo Castrillo, Amazon
27 November 2012
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It solved a lot of my HD video editing issues....

A. Lewis II, Amazon
27 November 2012
  • Summary: This HD is perfect for people who edit a lot of HD video. I use it with my Adobe Premiere 6.0 and I have absolutely no video lag or pixelation issues (which occur when you scrub thru video to edit).
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Excellent - Extremely Fast

J. White, Amazon
27 November 2012
  • Summary: This product provides an extremely fast Thunderbolt solution for Mac. I measured over 400 Mb/s. Very close to a SSD in performance. Compared to the MyBook Thunderbolt 4 Gig drive I recently reviewed it is much faster. The performance comes at a cost however. The drive is significantly more noisy.
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