[SATLUG] Off topic - hard drives

David Kowis dkowis at shlrm.org
Mon Oct 10 22:12:34 CDT 2011


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On 10/7/2011 10:13 AM, Michael wrote:
> 
> Somewhere recently, I just saw a thread of Seagate vs. WD.  Now, I
> can't find it.  Please give me opinions on the following two
> drives. {My Linux box just died  ;(   }

The WD has a 3 year warranty, the Seagate only 2. I'd go with the WD
over that.

I've had both drives and both work reasonably well, in most cases. The
warranty in this case is telling. WD is willing to replace the drive
for 3 years, Seagate only for 2.

David
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