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If you're after an ultra quiet HDD...

Discussion in 'Computer Components' started by Desmo, Dec 19, 2001.

  1. Desmo

    Desmo
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    ...then you need a Seagate Barracuda IV.
    Just installed a 60Gb version and I can't hear the thing spin up even with my ear right next to the machine.
     
  2. tryingtimes

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    Agreed - my 40Gb Barracuda certainly isn't contributing to the noise in my room - that would be the projector :D
     
  3. Nic Rhodes

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    Agreed,

    I'm a Barracuda 111 owner! Now with additional silent drive noise dampening enclosures!
     

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