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Samsung Spinpoint F4EG 2TB (HD204UI)
7.0 out of 10

Samsung Spinpoint F4EG 2TB (HD204UI)

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Reviews and Problems with Samsung Spinpoint F4EG 2TB (HD204UI)

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Overall 10
10

Superb Reliability, Cool & Quiet.

N. Young, Amazon
7 April 2015
  • Summary: I bought four of these drives and installed them in my Qnap NAS. This was *four* years ago. That NAS has been running 24/7 since then with not a single glitch by any of these drives. They have also run cool and quite. Superb drives.
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Overall 10
10

Awesome HD, great performance for archiving

Clonimus74, Amazon
14 January 2015
  • Summary: Love this HD, have it for a few years now, no complaints
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Overall 10
10

Slow, but real Steady!

DLM "domoore", Amazon
8 January 2015
  • Summary: Needed to replace a Segate Baracuda that died. Not as fast, however, it is chugging along and runs very quiet. This was for my Network Backup, I did not have to format or set it up special, just plug it in and boom, my backup software started with no problems.
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Overall 4
4.0

Unfortunately, these are no longer the drives they once were.

Anthony Cofer, Amazon
22 December 2014
  • Summary: Item's a dud. My initial purchase of this HDD (Also a Samsung Spinpoint with the exact same label) worked absolutely perfectly, and 3 years of near nonstop use later as my main HDD, it works fine.
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Overall 10
10

Five Stars

Amazon Customer, Amazon
23 November 2014
Overall 4
4.0

Fine when I bought it - but has a firmware glitch that can be a killer - I think it has been discontinued

Merlin "Merlin (BPZ, MD)", Amazon
16 April 2014
  • Summary: A Firmware glitch can cause the drive to write bad blocks which will kill your data. There IS a patch - but no way to tell if the patch has been applied - because the patch does not update the reported firmware VERSION !!
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Overall 10
10

Great hard drive! I highly recommend it.

avidtech, Amazon
23 March 2014
  • Summary: The Samsung hard drive I bought was reasonably priced and affordable for most buyers. It was a bare drive. It came in plastic as opposed to the box that a lot would be in. It was new and in the original factory plastic bag. I got it earlier than it was expected.
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Overall 2
2.0

Samsung HD204UI Spinpoint F4EG 2TB Internal hard drive Serial ATA-300 3.5"...

Joshua of NYC, Amazon
19 March 2014
  • Summary: This hard drive might have been good. IF it had powered on and actually worked. But none of that happened so I can't say. However, the seller didn't ask any questions and immediately credited my account.
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Overall 2
2.0

Not a 2.5 drive

Neotyme, Amazon
3 March 2014
  • Summary: I bought this drive because it showed up under the 2.5 drives. Nowhere in the description does it give a physical size. I receive the drives and find out they are not at all what I expected or wanted.
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Overall 10
10

Love the drive

Melrin, Amazon
7 January 2014
  • Summary: Works well just like th eother 3 Ihave in my Thecus NAS. I recommend it if you have a NAS and need dependable storage
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