Re: USB hard drives -- recommendations?
- Date: Fri, 25 Jan 2019 18:55:37 +0100
- From: deloptes <deloptes@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: USB hard drives -- recommendations?
James H. H. Lampert wrote:
> Would anybody care to voice an opinion on USB external hard drives in
> the 2 terabyte size range, for automated backup purposes?
> We've been looking at the Seagate "Expansion" and the WD "Elements";
> I've noticed that on Amazon, both have a fair number of negative reviews
> citing reliability issues. (We recently discovered that our current
> Seagate had apparently failed on us.)
> Any opinions? Seagate? WD? Toshiba? Something else?
since couple of years I buy WD RED NAS Model WD20EFRX
I read pretty negative comments about same but 3 or 4TB, but I have may be
4-5 years using the red without issues, while allmost all Seagates gave up