Hard drive choice
Wed Mar 7 13:09:17 PST 2007
On Wednesday 07 March 2007 14:53, Tony Alfrey wrote:
> > In January I bought 2 seagate 320 GB SATA 'ES' drives for my new system.
> > As I understand it, their 'ES' drives are supposed to be more durable,
> > industrial drives. I've only used them 2 months so far, so it's hard to
> > say if they were worth the extra $5 per... bought the for 99 USD each
> > from Newegg.
> > HTH,
> > Tim
> That's great! ?What SATA controller did you use?
I've been buying WD3200xxx drives with the 5 yr warranty and quite high MTBF.
They were recommended to me for server use as they take more punishment and
last longer. The price was in the $99 range from Newegg.
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