Go Back   AnandTech Forums > Merchandise and Shopping > Hot Deals with Free Stuff/Contests

Forums
· Hardware and Technology
· CPUs and Overclocking
· Motherboards
· Video Cards and Graphics
· Memory and Storage
· Power Supplies
· Cases & Cooling
· SFF, Notebooks, Pre-Built/Barebones PCs
· Networking
· Peripherals
· General Hardware
· Highly Technical
· Computer Help
· Home Theater PCs
· Consumer Electronics
· Digital and Video Cameras
· Mobile Devices & Gadgets
· Audio/Video & Home Theater
· Software
· Software for Windows
· All Things Apple
· *nix Software
· Operating Systems
· Programming
· PC Gaming
· Console Gaming
· Distributed Computing
· Security
· Social
· Off Topic
· Politics and News
· Discussion Club
· Love and Relationships
· The Garage
· Health and Fitness
· Merchandise and Shopping
· For Sale/Trade
· Hot Deals with Free Stuff/Contests
· Black Friday 2014
· Forum Issues
· Technical Forum Issues
· Personal Forum Issues
· Suggestion Box
· Moderator Resources
· Moderator Discussions
   

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 11-13-2012, 10:16 AM   #1
Athena
Golden Member
 
Athena's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2001
Posts: 1,484
Default Seagate Barracuda 1TB Drive - $49.99 + shipping

NewEgg Shell Shocker Deal

I was checking the order status for a disk I ordered Sunday and found this. I'm sticking with my 2TB disk but I think it's a good deal.
__________________
Athena

"An opinion should be the result of thought, not a substitute for it."
Athena is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-13-2012, 10:27 AM   #2
Cardio
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: Houston, Texas & Ozarks
Posts: 829
Default

Thanks, in for 2. Best deal I have seen for a while !







1
Cardio is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-13-2012, 10:50 AM   #3
polypterus
Golden Member
 
polypterus's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2001
Location: The Land Of Chocolate
Posts: 1,761
Default

Says free shipping.
polypterus is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-13-2012, 10:56 AM   #4
geecee
Platinum Member
 
geecee's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2003
Posts: 2,285
Default

Great price, but are the recent Newegg reviews true? I need a 1TB drive and I want to jump on this, but users seem show an abnormally high failure rate within the first year. Anybody have any experience? I have a couple of Seagate drives from 4-5 years ago (of the less than 250GB variety) and have had no issues, and even an almost 10yo Seagate still humming along nicely in my Tivo, but I wonder if their QC has gone downhill, judging by people's posts.
__________________
"You tell me man. I only work here."
"Never give up. Never surrender."
Folding for my dad & grandpa.
geecee is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-13-2012, 11:12 AM   #5
thestrangebrew1
Golden Member
 
thestrangebrew1's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Posts: 1,522
Default

At least it's a 2 yr warranty on these. Might have to jump in on a few.
__________________
Rig: i7 2700k, asrock extreme 4 gen3, 60 gb OCZ Vertex ssd, 128 gb Plextor M3 ssd, samsung spinpoint 1tb hd, 16gb gskill sniper series, EVGA GTX 670 FTW, antec hcg 750w psu

Server: Intel g630, Biostar H61, 4gb gskill ram, antec 400w eco psu
thestrangebrew1 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-13-2012, 10:23 PM   #6
nante
Member
 
nante's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Posts: 27
Default

i got a WD black drive 1tb, contemplating if i should grab this just for more storage space...
nante is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:07 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.