Summary: I was reading the reviews for this drive and I was shocked to say the least. I bought mine at walmart for around 65 bucks as part of a seagate external backup. The housing for the backup overheated and failed after about a year so I removed the drive from the housing and installed it in my system as...
Summary: This drive was delivered promptly and is a replacementdrive for my NAS. It formatted without a problem and hopefully I will never need it, but if I do I am confident that it will work just fine.
Terrific drive, ample space (for now), at a great price.
9 December 2010
Summary: I found this drive to be as quiet a drive as any I've had. When they say a 'Bare Drive' they mean it. But having said that the drive performs flawlessly. I had to purchase a separate SATA data and power cable which I found on Amazon at a very fair price.
Summary: 2TB on one spindle for $70! My first drive was 10MB for $800! The setup issue is in how to set up the partitioning to be 4KB-sector friendly on Windows XP. The Seagate DiscWizard (download only, this is a bare drive) refused to set up two partitions - insisted on setting up one partition to fill the...
Summary: The best drives at the best price, what more can you ask for. Just be sure to note that these do not come with SATA or power cables, or mounting screws. Also, mine actually came in boxes adorned with the Western Digital WD logo!