Summary: I bought this hard disk as a main disk for a general purpose server. I've ran game servers, voice servers, and a couple different chat servers on it for personal use. My main desktop computer was built with large, slow fans that would be as silent as possible, so I was trying to keep the server...
Summary: This hard drive itself is a great hard drive if you are not looking for performance, no noise and has a pretty fast read rate. Keep in mind this will not be compatible with any raid system, and is fairly slow in comparison with other performance hard drives.
Summary: Finally got the item 1 month later than expected. HDNL couriers are a disgrace they didnt deliver, rude on the phone and constantly lied about redelivery. Finally amazon provided replacement delivered by good old royal mail delivered in 2 days.
Summary: I bought this and still after 3.5 weeks it hadn't arrived. My customer was starting to angry and thought i was just stealing their money - In the end i cancelled my order bought one from PCWorld to keep them happy and finally it arrived the next day.
Summary: Bought this arrived in good time but ordered wrong sort spoke with lovely gentleman who told me how to return it and was very understanding then friend bought it from me and says it is very good especially at the price i paid would happily use again.
Summary: This is a good WD product, for those people with older motherboards the disk is set to high speed transfer of data. There is a Jumper Setting (note no jumpers provided ) which reduces the speed of transfer to 1.5 rather than 3.0.
Summary: As you can imagine dealing with a S.M.A.R.T drive failure on a 2 i/2 year old disk was fairly stressful,as it told me failure was imminent so backup everything.I ordered this product and it came as an OEM version with no cables or instuctions.However fitting the drive and connecting the power lead...