Summary: If your building a computer. This would be a good drive to pair this with a SSD of your choice. I have been using WD drives fir 2 years now ranging from their laptop drives to desktop. So I know WD will be having my business for future storage needs.
Pros: Title says it all. 120gb for the OS and this drive for Mass storage. Best bang for the buck. I'm not surprised that its "IntelliPower" because this drive is designed to be eco friendly and quiet
Cons: No cons so far after using it for 4 months. A minor con is that this is just a bare drive. No screws nor SATA cable. But motherboards these days have lots of SATA cables anyways but just know this is just the Drive alone. Asides from the instructions of course.
Cons: Reliability. My particular hard drive had a bad sector out of the box. Would have never guessed if not for strange squealing sound it started to make an hour after installation. I was also a bit shocked and disappointed to find the hard drive was a Green repackaged as a plain generic "DESKTOP" ha...
Did not contain what is described! When I opened ...
Samuel Golledge, Amazon
5 January 2016
Summary: Did not contain what is described! When I opened the packaging what was revealed was actually a WD30EZRX which is a 3TB. But the Green brand HDD which runs at 5400RPM and is designed for more economical builds or low power systems.