Reviews and Problems with Seagate Constellation ES
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Do not buy these from Storite!
Patricia Grushkin, Amazon
13 April 2015
Summary: The hard drive failed shortly before the Storite warranty expired. It was at that time, when I took it out of my machine and went to initiate a return to Seagate (didnt realize it was Storite that was holding the warranty) that I noticed that I actually had not received a Constellation drive but a...
I have tried these drives with two different Raid controllers ...
Robert A. Jones, Amazon
29 January 2015
Summary: I have tried these drives with two different Raid controllers and they either show up as wrong type or can't be seen at all. I've purchased two raid controllers a Dell Perc 6ir and HP 212 w battery backed cache. The HP is a 6 Gb/s SAS controller. So not sure what is up.
I bought for of these disks less than one year ...
28 October 2014
Summary: I bought for of these disks less than one year ago. They are OEM disks and have NO warranty from the manufacture. A real disk has a 5 year warranty from the manufacture. I now have a $250 paper weight.
Summary: I bought a Seagate Constellation ES 500 GB 7200RPM SATA 6Gb / s 64MB Cache 3.5 by 47 dollars and when I received my package, was a Seagate Barracuda 500 GB 7200RPM SATA 3Gb / s. was very disappointed because it was not worth returning from Dominican Republic.
Summary: Perhaps I am misunderstanding something, but the drive I was shipped was refurbished, and I was expecting a new drive. Furthermore, the drive was DOA. I am running tolls against it now before shipping back to Seagate - but I just reread this product description and I see nothign about it being a...
Summary: This Drive is said to work in Synology DS1512+. However, Seagate recently changed the firmware, which now causes intermittent failures when used with Synology. Go with another drive if your're using a NAS.