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160gb SATA HDD

Advantages: fair amount of storage space for price
Disadvantages: Can be a bit noisey at times

with 80gb Hard drives being the norm in most entry level pc's the price of the 160gb hdd is dropping. If you are looking for a reliable Hard drive for storage of MP3s, video or even gameing then the 160gb will be up your street. The space on the Drive ...

njt6 16.01.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Maxtor DiamondMax 6L160M0 160 GB

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Steer clear of this Hard Drive.

Advantages: Value.
Disadvantages: Unreliable, Noisey, maxtor's warranty is a joke.

I have just about given up on Maxtor. I bought this hard drive a while back and now it is sitting on a shelf behind me. It is sitting there because it is useless and more annoyingly Maxtor's warranty is practically useless. There wasn't a problem installi ...

JJS77 02.09.2006 · Read full review
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Maxtor Maxline III 250GB, Outstanding HDD

Advantages: 5 year warranty, further testing to insure quality, low sound, fast, can be put in Raid
Disadvantages: N/A

---| My set up |--- I have two of these set up in Raid 0, which allows them to work together, effectively giving me 500GB of storage space, which is outstanding. And 32MB combined buffer speed, which is fast. I am running Windows XP and the install wen ...

andybuck123 02.08.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Maxtor MaXLine 7B250S0 250 GB

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Maxtor is a Diamond, worth 200GB!

Advantages: very fast, stable, read and wirte speeds
Disadvantages: not very many, low end of the market

...▼ How I obtained this little beauty▼ I had already heard that Maxtor make just about every size, shape and speed of hard drive possible before considering buying a new one. I wanted something that would be cheap, around one hundred pounds; ...

Tortenmann 01.06.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Maxtor DiamondMax Plus 6Y200P0 200 GB

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Maxtor DiamondMax Plus 9 200GB

Advantages: Fast, Larrge Capacity, Price
Disadvantages: Compatibility

...Features Out of the box it looks pretty much like any other Serial ATA drives, although you can tell it is a Maxtor drive (and not just because of the huge label with Maxtor written on it either). Here are the drives full specifications from Maxtor: ...

MetalixxX 08.08.2004 · Read full review
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