Reviews and Problems with Seagate Constellation ES
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Works perfectly, safely packaged in ESD bag
Joseph Benson, Amazon
1 December 2014
Summary: Worked perfectly on arrival, packaged safely in ESD bag. Needed to replace a dead Dell OEM SATA drive in an MD1000 storage array (service contract expired). Put it in, RAID array rebuilt no problem, way way WAY cheaper than Dell replacement drives, same drive but without the Dell logo.
Summary: I purchased the SATA 1 TB model for a new build. In the last 18 months I have been through 3- SSD drives of various mfg. All failed in short order. I really liked the speed and simplicity of them. I decided to go back to the standard drives and understood I would be going back to the stone ages. However I was surprised that in my use here ( Home business-personal use PC) that these drives are near SSD performance in my use.
Reliable, Fast, Affordable - A winning combo for a high-performance enterprise-level HDD
14 July 2014
Summary: I've historically used the Western Digital RE4 when doing a RAID setup or just a single external or single internal 3.5 inch HDD. However, some of the higher capacity RE4's have been having some functional issues, and so I decided it was time to look elsewhere. When I am buying a HDD, it's generally not used as a primary drive (solid state normally is what I used), and so I generally use the HDD as a backup, parallel, or independent setup to hold large data files I do...