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Western-digital-wd2500bevsrtl2-250gb.33775829
5.8 out of 10

Western Digital Scorpio Blue WD2500BEVS

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Overall 8
8.0

Did it's job

Ernie Smith, Amazon
7 January 2014
  • Summary: Plug and play. The cost allowed me to recover an old notebook computer for the grandchildren. Reloaded the OS and drivers and we had a working device.
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Overall 8
8.0

It's a Hardrive

Bernard Froehlich, Amazon
10 March 2013
  • Summary: It works. I does what it is supposed to do. It is fast and easy to install. I recommend it.
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Overall 8
8.0

A used hard drive to install

B. Abshier "++", Amazon
27 February 2013
  • Summary: the hard drive works great!!!!!! This is my first time buying a hard drive off Amazon since I used to get them on Ebay. But the product is great.
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Overall 8
8.0

It does get really hot

Periwinkleguy, Amazon
24 June 2009
  • Summary: I put this into my laptop when my last hard drive failed. Installation was easy, and went off w/o a hitch. I've had it for a couple months and haven't had any further failures. The capacity is really good for the price. The only thing I don't like about it is that it gets really hot. Like, it rivals how hot the CPU gets. I would never put this laptop on my lap anymore.
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Overall 8
8.0

good replacement HDD for Apple Macbook

Mark Twain "Mark", Amazon
31 July 2008
  • Summary: I bought this to upgrade my Macbook's HDD from 80GB to 250GB. The replacement process was quite easy and this drive works fine (so far - I've had it for about a month). it seems like a good value for the amount of storage you get, it's working fine and seems quite fast, and so overall I'm happy with it.
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Overall 8
8.0

good disk

Salvador Velazquez, Amazon
21 May 2008
  • Summary: I wanted to have more available space in my computer, so I decided to buy a Western Digital Disk (250 Gb). I think this is an excellent disk, I had no problems to install it, it was easy and It's a good price. My computer is a Dell Inspiron 9400. I recomend you buy this type of disk.
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Overall 8
8.0

Flawless

Amazon Customer, Amazon
14 May 2008
  • Summary: The product arrived in a timely manner, and installation was very simple. I was replacing the small (80 gb) OEM hard drive in my Gateway laptop with this unit. Wishing to avoid all of the bloatware which came on the PC out of the box, I elected to do a clean installation of VISTA, which went very well. The hard drive seems a bit faster than the original, likely due to higher data density, since the drive speeds are about the same.
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Overall 8
8.0

nice upgrade for an older MacBook Pro

A. Wacker, Amazon
2 March 2008
  • Summary: I have the very first generation MacBook Pro. Back then I got it with the biggest drive (120GB) available. And it was always full. This drive together with an external enclosure and some info from the internet (ifixit has a very clear howto for replacing drives) I got now as much free space as I had before. The drive makes a gurgling noise every so often. I consider that not to be an annoyance.
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Overall 8
8.0

Quiet, cool, and good-performing laptop hard drive

Amazon Customer "Weekend gamer", Amazon
4 February 2008
  • Summary: I bought this hard drive to match my existing Gateway P6831FX laptop's internal hard drive for a RAID array. Matching the internal drive was of primary importance; performance was secondary. It's only a 5200 RPM drive, not a 7400 RPM drive after all. But it runs quietly and at a relatively low-temperature for a RAID drive member, and definitely improves overall hard disk performance by adding RAID.
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Overall 8
8.0

A lot of space for the laptop

M. Naranjo, Amazon
1 September 2007
  • Summary: I replaced the original 100 GB hard drive of my Dell Inspiron E1705 laptop because I needed more space to store large scans of botanical specimens. I have had an external drive attached the the laptop but I'd liked to travel without carrying an additional external drive. The installation of the Western Digital drive was very easy, using the standard documentation of the Dell laptop. The whole process took less than 3 minutes.
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