2 or 3 TB HDD recommendations

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Re: 2 or 3 TB HDD recommendations

Postposted on Wed Mar 20, 2013 8:30 pm

chuckula wrote:I'll put in a good word for the Western Digital Reds. I have two of the 2 TB models running in a mirror array for a server at work with no troubles at all.

If I bought new spinners today, they'd be Reds. Anything that needs performance will be on an SSD; Greens for local mass storage and most games, but networked storage will be where I'd want/need to expand most, preferably in mirrored arrays like chuckula is using.
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