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Posted 01 November 2009 - 07:24 PM

I have a mac pro with 12 gigs of ram....it has two drives but we need to add a third drive.

Any suggestions on which one is the best one to get...speed, size and most of all realiablilty are most important.



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Posted 04 November 2009 - 04:28 PM

My favorite Hd maker of all time is Seagate.

What size? how mauch space do you need? what are you using it for?

For an audio only drive I typically use the ones with larger cache.

Seagates SATA w/16mb cache

You can go for 32mb cache if you like too.

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