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    Smile [External HDD] Gonna grab one of these, any comments?

    http://www.westerndigital.com/en/pro...sp?DriveID=353

    I want 1Tb, black casing, blue LED (damn Antec 900 messing up my colouring!!), and most importantly, reliability. My collection of various crap has reached the point where writing it to DVD would require a week off work, so I'm relying (foolishly) on my current external HDD which has 9Gb free (of 320Gb)

    Speed isn't an issue, I'll transfer loads of stuff to it to begin with, then a few Gb a week thereafter.

    Any comments before I buy it in the morning?
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    Re: [External HDD] Gonna grab one of these, any comments?

    I use one (I also have a 250GB with the green ring) and they are very very good. I love how they power off with the PC and sleep the hard drive after 10 mins.



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    Re: [External HDD] Gonna grab one of these, any comments?

    Nice, lovely pics, will grab one in the morning then!
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