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Discussion in 'General Technical Discussion' started by svenmichiels, Sep 17, 2005.

  1. svenmichiels

    svenmichiels

    198
    May 21, 2005
    Belgium
    Hello,

    I've already read about Lacie D2 Extreme and G-tech. Are there other brands who are splendid?

    What's your experience?

    I want to buy an external drive ( 200 up to 400 gig).

    I prefer Firewire 400 (or/and 800) and USB 2.0.

    thx for charing your exprerience.

    Svenmichiels
     
  2. svenmichiels

    svenmichiels

    198
    May 21, 2005
    Belgium
    Is here anyone who has just a little bit of exprience with these items?

    Svenmichiels
     
  3. External Storage

    Sven,

    Of course, Maxtor and Western Digital also have external drives, and have a good reputation.

    I'm using an Acomdata 250 GB outboard hard drive. So far, it works flawlessly (less than a year). It came with a USB 2.0 interface.

    Hope it helps.

    Mark
     
  4. strobel

    strobel

    428
    Apr 30, 2005
    Algonquin, IL
    You might want to check out The Other World Computing, they can put any size drive into several cases. Here are the firewire drives

    http://eshop.macsales.com/shop/firewire/

    Good luck
    Ron

    By the way I have one form OWC and Lacie and they both work great. Although i will by from OWC next time.
     
  5. Hi Sven,

    I have four Maxtor One Touch 300 GB external drives (USB). They work fine.

    I think there are many good choices out there. LaCie, WD, Maxtor, etc.

    Good luck in your decision.

    Best wishes,

    David
     
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