Need new drives for my server

Discussion in 'Memory and Storage' started by skyking, Nov 11, 2012.

  1. skyking

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    I have a micro server on an imbedded VIA ITX board ,with a pair of the old WD green drives in mdraid 1. The old VIA chipset supports SATA1 only, so no need for speedy drives. I am down to one, and the warranty is gone.
    I looked at the current deals. I can get:
    WD RE4 for 100 each
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16822136533

    Go cheap with Hitachi @ 60
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16822145304


    Or go with a pair of lappy drives for low power use. The box is very frugal with the juice, and the lappy drives do have some merit for that. 80 bucks.
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16822136927

    EDIT:
    Laptop drives sold out. I'm going with the hitachi drives.
     
    #1 skyking, Nov 11, 2012
    Last edited: Nov 12, 2012
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