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Disk drives suck less than they did a couple of years ago. Which is nice

Alan Brown Silver badge

Re: Ah...

The DL and DM series were utterly dire(*) but we've seen a noticably higher failure rate for all seagate units than for WD equivalents and the HGSTs just keep on trucking.

(*) Average life of a DM was about 10 months - the 3TB DMs were even worse than that. On top of that they seemed to be sluggish, which I suspect was a lot of time sorting head positioning.

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