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Western Digital AV-GP WD30EURS
7.6 out of 10

Western Digital AV-GP WD30EURS

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Overall 4
4.0

Worked great...

Hawkdawg "Vidiot", Amazon
24 October 2013
  • Summary: ...on my DirecTV HR44-500 for about 6 weeks, two weeks after Amazon's warranty expired. Then it died. I will try one more, because it is sweet when it works.
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Overall 4
4.0

801.57 GB limit on Mac

Rusty M., Newegg
17 August 2013
  • Summary: I'm sure this is a good drive, it's very quite and was easy to install on my external case. However I didn't educate myself enough nor think that there would be any issues on a Mac. The low eggs are only for Mac users; if you're a Windows seems like a lovely drive. Live and learn!
  • Pros: Quite.
  • Cons: Mac only see this only 801.57 GB I've formatted it several time and nothing. Another commenter (joegomolski) mentioned this as well. I did the same digging on WD website and came up with the same results. This was to upgrade and external drive for backups, videos, music. Thought it would work bas...
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Overall 4
4.0

Sorrow

Tony S., Newegg
5 October 2011
  • Summary: Built my new system and am quite pleased. My first Win7 x64 build. The WD drive in question was discovered by both the BIOS and Win7 admin tools and formatted NTFS without issue. Day two, I started the file migration.
  • Pros: Normally I'd say it has the full backing of the name, Western Digital, as I've owned well-over a dozen WD's in my time. Historically, I've only had one (now two) fail after years of diligent service. However, this fellow, the SATA II 3TB, lasted about 24 hours.
  • Cons: I'm not sure why it stopped working, so I really can't elaborate too thoroughly. I guess the con simply is that: it stopped working after a day. Had I a 5th SATA III port, I would have gone with a different drive. I had assumed the current rating was due to folks who tried to get a larger-than-2T...
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