To replace my broken hard drive, I did a lot of research. From Seagate to Western Digital, from 1TB to 3TB, from WD blue to WD green.
At the last, I choose WD10EZEX again. Off course, price, stock, how fast to get it are also very important. I bought the new 1TB WD10EZEX at Ncix.com. It is $67.99 plus tax, total $76.15. It is a OEM product. Simply plastic bag pack, no box. I made the order before noon. I picked up it afternoon at Ncix Burnaby store.
Compare it with my old hard disk. It is made in Thailand. The date of made is 2015 July 19. Let me use software to check it.
Continue reading “New 1TB WD10EZEX Hard Disk”
It is a WD10EXEZ SATA,64MB Cache 1.0TB hard disk. I bought it in the end of 2012. Now it is almost three years.
I found it is not working yesterday morning. The Windows 7 can not found the hard drive when I boot up it. It can be found after a reboot.
But, some files are not able to access.
So I tried to do the backup all the important files. Most of the files can be copied to the backup media. The error of some missing files are shown as below.
I have to skip these kind of files to continue. And during the backup, the disk error shown randomly.
Continue reading “A Broken Western Digital 1TB Hard Disk”
In this new year season, I bought a set of desktop hardware and built a new PC. Here is the hard drive.
Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB, SATA 3 (6GB/s), 7200RPM, 64MB Cache, 3.5in.
It is designed for desktop, called Desktop Blue. Largest cache in this class.
||Transfer Rate (Buffer To Disk)
||150 MB/s (Sustained)
It is made on July 17, 2012. Made in Malaysia.
Continue reading “Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB WD10EZEX”