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Old 11-23-2012, 03:36 PM   #1
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Default WDC 1TB Black FEAX $88 (Now $96) Amazon

I have bought coupla hundred of these drives over the years
This is first time I have seen preflood price.
I consider this the the quietest most reliable drive ever. Only had one issue in that time - had excessive vibration (off balance platter coating?), but still worked fine. Amazon immediately replaced it no questions of course.

http://www.amazon.com/Western-Digita...ywords=corsair
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Old 11-23-2012, 07:42 PM   #2
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I've been using these drives exclusively for my spinning drives, love them!
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Old 11-23-2012, 10:45 PM   #3
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Price back up to $95.97
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Old 11-24-2012, 12:07 AM   #4
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Looks like Amazon is doing this a lot this year
Just giving a few hours window for super sale items
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Old 11-24-2012, 01:44 PM   #5
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$88 for the 1tb FAEX instead of the $89 3tb Cuda? Why on earth, if ever?
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Old 11-24-2012, 04:51 PM   #6
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$88 for the 1tb FAEX instead of the $89 3tb Cuda? Why on earth, if ever?
Warranty, thus effective reliability? Who wants a 3TB drive with only 1 year warranty? Not I.
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Old 11-24-2012, 05:55 PM   #7
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Get your facts straight. The Barracuda has a 2-year, plus a 3 year extended for $9. All in 5 year, 3TB for for $99. Moot actually, since all the firmware issues that blindly resurface are from 1.5TB drive from 2007. Do your research, or not, it's your money.
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Old 11-28-2012, 10:03 AM   #8
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Looks like Amazon has it back down again to $88.
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