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Western Digital AV-25 WD5000BUCT
7.1 out of 10

Western Digital AV-25 WD5000BUCT

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Overall 10
10

Five Stars

John Sima, Amazon
2 April 2016
Overall 2
2.0

These drives run cool, quiet and use low power

The Penguin, Amazon
24 February 2016
  • Summary: I originally gave these drives a 5 star rating, I planned to use these in a Raid 1 configuration for a home NAS to store important family pictures. These drives run cool, quiet and use low power.
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Overall 10
10

Excellent replacement! Great Price!

Chet G, Amazon
15 February 2016
Overall 10
10

Five Stars

verbster, Amazon
3 October 2015
  • Summary: Worked perfectly in a Pace RNG200N cable set top box.
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Overall 10
10

Used to replace Mac HDD

Chris, Amazon
10 April 2013
  • Summary: Nothing was wrong with my mac HDD but i was running out of space. I chose this drive because I am an audio engineer and this drive was designed for constant read and write. Its been about a month now and zero hiccups.
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Overall 6
6.0

Bought for PS3, possibly killed it.

Gamescook, Amazon
29 March 2013
  • Summary: It may have been my particular copy, but the drive had a very high-pitched, "mosquito"-esque whine or tone while in use in addition to a very subtle clicking sound as well. Not quite to the death knell of a loud click or grind that anyone familiar with hard drives would be familiar with, but a click...
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Overall 6
6.0

Not ideal for PS3

Sarre, Amazon
10 March 2013
  • Summary: I bought this to replace the 60GB Seagate Momentus that came with my launch PS3. It installed fine, no hardware problems like the other reviewer. It also seems to generate less heat than the Momentus, as my fans are kicking in less, though that may just be because I vacuumed the vents out when I...
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Overall 10
10

Replaced 60Gb PS3 Drive with This

Joe O, Amazon
6 March 2013
  • Summary: Great price, quick delivery! With a little help from the internet I upgraded my PS3. Now I don't have to delete a game to download a new one! Works great. I'm very pleased with this purchase.
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Overall 10
10
Design 10
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Value for money 10
10
Usability 10
10

eine der wenigen Festplatten ohne "head parking"

Pizzamann , Conrad
2 March 2013
  • Summary: Diese Festplatte ist eine der wenigen Festplatten, die nicht mit standardmaßig aktiviertem "head parking" ausgeliefert werden. Dieses "head parking" (= IntelliPark) reduziert die Lebensdauer von Festplatten auf geschätzt 3-5 Jahre (Stichwort: Geplante Obsoleszenz).
  • Pros: kein standby bei inaktivität, kein "head parking" (intellipark)
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