I've a failed RAID drive , for which I wish to replace the faulty 4TB drive. AFAIK , the replacement drive has to exactly the same in size
as the dead one.
Off topic: I've a few questions on that particular RAID, which I would like to ask in a separate thread.
The failed drive has the...
We have a massive NAS competition underway, and yes, we're talking terabytes. Up for grabs is the QNAP TS-932X NAS enclosure, Seagate IronWolf PRO 16TB HDD, and the IronWolf 110 SSD.
Run with the biggest and the fastest. Seagate IronWolf drives provide 28% more capacity and up to 25% more speed...
Are these trustworthy for NAS use?
I want to try 8 of them in a QNAP box.
Don't feel like getting burned (by Seagate) again!
Even though will be running RAID6, it makes me a bit nervous.
At $189 a pop it seems like a decent price.
I've read that Toshiba X300 (desktop) drives are cheaper option...