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Seagate-st3750630ss.29039099
6.3 out of 10

Seagate ST3750630SS

Great Deal: $165.00

Reviews and Problems with Seagate ST3750630SS

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Overall 6
6.0

Three Stars

Dave's Not Here, Amazon
16 December 2014
Overall 10
10

The disk is perfect and stated new

Low Seow Chay, Amazon
15 July 2014
  • Summary: The disk is perfect and stated new. However, my Readynas showed the power on hours for > 40,000. Strange ! Anyway, it was a good buy for only US$42 each. I bought 5 to replace all my old disks in the Readynas Net server.
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Overall 10
10

Works better than I expected

Rickey H. Moore, Amazon
18 November 2013
  • Summary: Worked out of the box, what's not to love?? Price was VERY reasonable and the drive is much quieter that the drive already installed. I can't hear it running at all during a seek.
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Overall 10
10

These are NOT 4K byte sector. They ARE 512.

K. Stephens "scriber", Amazon
11 September 2013
  • Summary: I got these hard drives because my 2 TB drives were not working well with my external hard drive back up software. I figured out that the byte sector size was the problem with the Seagate Backup Plus. After long research and hundreds of customer reviews, I figured out the best way to backup presently was to stay with the 512 byte sector for now, until the "showboat" has stopped and the manufactures have ironed out all the issues surrounding the 4K compatibilities.
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Overall 4
4.0

Dead after a year

Gary N. Hebb, Amazon
16 February 2013
  • Summary: Bought a refurbished HP as back for other computers. Drive(750 gb)started acting weird with mouse doing crazy stuff and finally the drive just sat there, trying to reboot but in a never ending boot process. Have everything backed up, only loss is time and $$$ for a new WD drive. Have used lots of Seagate, et al in the past. Think it's the luck of the draw but decided I would prefer WD as a replacement. Why take a chance.
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Overall 6
6.0

Reliable, But Hates USB2

SCOTT A VIETH, Amazon
4 January 2013
  • Summary: I've used quite a few of these drives, all of an OEM variety (so linked firmware may not help this, for what it's worth), and they've all been quite reliable, and fast enough for the purposes needed. However, and this might be part of the firmware issues, I plug these into USB2 docks on occasion, and under no circumstance will they write faster than 7MB/second. It's to the point where it's painful to use the drives in this way!
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Overall 10
10

8 months later and still working

Rand, Amazon
26 December 2012
  • Summary: These drives I bought to go into a 4 disk raid array in a Synology cs-407. These drives arrived quickly and replacement went without a hitch. At the time of purchase they were $99 back in May 2012. Now they are down to $67 and are a bargain at that price. They are quiet, and did not have any of the firmware issues described in these reviews. It may have been an earlier batch, but I have not experienced any problems and they have been pretty much 24/7 operation.
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Overall 8
8.0

Just what I was looking for

Devin "video guru", Amazon
10 September 2012
  • Summary: I use several raid setups at my office and occasionally they drop a drive. Due to the fact they are from different manufacturers I'm not sure exactly what drive I need to use as replacement until I pull the dead one. Having a place to find the older server type drives is very helpful and very quick shipping also a nice feature when your worried about data loss. This drive was an exact replacement for my existing setup and installation was super simple.
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Overall 8
8.0

loud but working like a champ!

Frankie, Amazon
8 September 2012
  • Summary: I have installed this particular drive on all of my DVRs and for over 2 years none of them have failed. I am convinced these are teh best pick for any professional camera installation service.
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Overall 10
10

very quick and superb quality

MrMAN, Amazon
7 September 2012
  • Summary: I needed this drive fast and it was shipped the same day I bought it. It was packed very well too. This drive was out of stock everywhere and this person had several. Much appreciated.
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