Reviews and Problems with Western Digital Caviar SE WD1600JS 160GB 7200 RPM 8MB Cache SATA 3.0Gb/s
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Saved My Bacon
James H., Newegg
13 October 2015
Summary: Our server's SATA HDD died, and we used Ntbackup, so I needed the same hardware to do a restore. This drive replaced the original perfectly, ran perfectly, and the restore worked, and I kept my job!
Summary: This is an updated review I posted a few days ago. I ordered this small drive to add a little space so I could install Windows 10 on my 128Gb SSD. I received the drive quickly but unfortunately it came with a broken SATA plastic plug cable connection.
Summary: There are no short cuts in life and no real bargains...
Cons: Broken SATA connection. Useless drive Yeah, I know, $8.99 hard drive...I just needed a little extra storage space because my main drive is a 128Gb SSD. Windows 10 will be out soon so I needed to make space. This drive came with a broken SATA connection. The metal connections were exposed, but the...
Summary: Price was very good. Installation on my PC along with installing Linux Mint went well. Only problem is it's very loud at times, and on some websites it's very slow. May or not be due to the hard drive, I'm not an expert on these things, but it does seem to work much harder and louder than my old one...