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January 11, 2021
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That is a really good price. Secondly, it's trivial to test your theory. But op's drive isn't a seagate, [–]SweetBearCub 8 points9 points10 points 1 year ago (1 child). Product Reviews Average Product Rating: 4.7 out of 5.0 based on 106 reviews on bestbuy.com WD Easystore 14TB External USB 3.0 Hard Drive . You can also use it to manage your drive settings, like reformatting and LED control. [–]jarfil38TB + NaN Cloud 5 points6 points7 points 1 year ago (2 children). All of the specifics will be put into a comparison … [–]Syde80 7 points8 points9 points 1 year ago (1 child), Depends on the laws about where the purchase was made. Plus, I am not asking you to answer. [–]msg7086 5 points6 points7 points 1 year ago (0 children), [–]pc-despair 17 points18 points19 points 1 year ago (2 children). Hey OP, if you tried, were you able to just plug it in as SATA with no issues? A job for you: Archiving Parler posts from 6/1, Famous "Rare" Data / Files lost or never found. I have always used 5400rpm drives in RAID1 and the speeds are enough even for multiple virtual machines. Thus, the tracks partially overlap similar to roof shingles. This is data horder. Given the frenzy that the Best Buy and Amazon sales have generated it is clear that the consumer market will bear that price enthusiastically. There are some questions I have that make me start to question the recent quality of WD … I have a 1Tb drive in 3 partitions, middle-partition got corrupted af and made the drive unusable so I had to delete it. [–]FalsettoChild 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (0 children). [–]DontRememberOldPass72TB 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (0 children), [–]barackstar60TB / DS2419+ 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (0 children), from what i've seen, it's hit-or-miss.. check older threads here and on /r/buildapcsales, [–]NightKingsBitch 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (0 children), Just grab a sata extender or molex to sata adapter and you never have to deal with the pin thing ever again on any drive, [–]gunther199282Tb 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (0 children), [–]HerNastyLittleSecret 2 points3 points4 points 1 year ago (5 children). That would also explain why it appears to be the same mechanism, and why they sell these things so cheap -- if they're basically rejects from the HC520 production line, they're a sunk-cost and wrapping them in Easystore plastic is a way to recover cost by selling them into a less-demanding market. Why do we have to repeat this so often? [–]meemo4556700MB 10 points11 points12 points 1 year ago (1 child). [–]AllMyName1.44MB x 4 RAID10 2 points3 points4 points 1 year ago (0 children). [–]horologium_ad_astra 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (1 child). In this age of 4K video, there's almost no limit to how much storage you can use, but 14TB will keep most of us going for a while. There's never been a way to "unlock" free space in the history of hard drives. Not everybody is from $country, [–]ImpeccableLlama 3 points4 points5 points 1 year ago (0 children), [–]SweetBearCub 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (0 children). [–]bobsagetfullhouse 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (3 children). Backward compatible with USB 2.0 for simple … WD Easystore 14TB External USB 3.0 Hard Drive . England and Wales company registration number 2008885. [–]myself248 3 points4 points5 points 1 year ago (0 children). The WD Easystore 14TB hooks up via a standard USB 3.0 Type-A interface. This means that the Easystore … best. [+]InstanceNoodle comment score below threshold-20 points-19 points-18 points 1 year ago (9 children). [–][deleted] 2 points3 points4 points 1 year ago (2 children). [–]holytoledo760 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago* (0 children). To setup the Scheduled Backup on the drive, Refer to the link given below. Solid memory-based drives have cell failure as well. F is likely being repurposed for 5400RPM 512MB cache. It's backward compatible with USB 2.0 and offers automatic backup options to … [–]placebo-syndrome 10 points11 points12 points 1 year ago (0 children), I haven't seen one in person, but if the drive is a slowed down version of the HGST 530, then the L as the second-last character in the model number stands for "Legacy Pin 3 config -- No Power Disable Support. Hang the drive off any random motherboard and see if the sound changes compared to what it made when connected to the EasyStore bridge board. Pros* Low price Easy to setup Cons* It does not have … But we also know that the drive manufacturers have their own non-standard/proprietary commands that can be used to control the drive over the SATA bus. They don't have easy store in Canada so this information is false sadly. 97% Upvoted. I wonder even if it's still restricted after shucking, you can modify the fw to do 7200 rpm. in USB 3.0 mode and … 99.9% of consumers are afraid to unscrew the side panel of their computer. We are legion. It has not worked out well in non-sequential write applications. You can go set up a Slickdeals alert just as easily as anyone else. Then they don't have to put money aside for warranty support. [–]T351A 11 points12 points13 points 1 year ago (1 child), Yep. share. Some of us remember the Deathstar fiasco under IBM. Easystores are the same as Elements, but are rebranded for Best Buy. Save wd easystore 14tb to get e-mail alerts and updates on your eBay Feed. Aren’t the 16TB ones coming out soon too, or have they already? You shouldn't really be able to hear the difference due to it being helium sealed, so it just could run at 7200rpm and nobody notices, [–]rochford77 -1 points0 points1 point 1 year ago (0 children). from /u/placebo-syndrome's comment, it looks like these use Legacy power and do not require the pin trick. It was quite straightforward :), [–]Steev182 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago (0 children). How can I be sure which ones do and don't require it? WD 14TB external hard drive: was $310, now $200 @ Best Buy With a crazy amount of storage for a relatively small amount of money, the WD Easystore 14TB comes NTFS-formatted and … That's not what this post is about. WD … Other vendors like WD, HGST and Toshiba were wise to avoid DM-SMR and continued to sell PMR drives, while they worked on the development of Host-Managed SMR to avoid the Device-Managed SMR problems. WD claims the included WD Discovery software makes it easy to back up your photos, videos and documents. Everyone has their reasons for curating the data they have decided to keep (either forever or For A Damn Long Timetm). Whether they're physically different or not, have any real differences in their firmware, are binned based on quality, or are just cheaper with a shorter warranty and shipped like rust oysters is something only WD can tell us. report. [–]shaolinpunks 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (0 children), [–]InstanceNoodle 6 points7 points8 points 1 year ago (0 children), [–]ampsonic 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago (3 children), https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b6VCQ64DkfM, [–]vfclists 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (2 children). [–]drmantis-t116TB 3 points4 points5 points 1 year ago (0 children). ;). With a crazy amount of storage for a relatively small amount of money, the WD Easystore 14TB comes NTFS-formatted and ready to go. If you want the same drive to run at 7200 RPM and have a 5-year warranty, then you have to buy it in the Data Center packaging for $500 or more. hide. The western digital easy store 14 terabyte external hard drive with USB 3.0 support is a nice hard drive for just about anything you wish to store. Well, it's already broken anyway, right? 14TB storage capacity Provides ample space for storing documents, photos, music and more. Can anyone confirm? [–]audigex 35 points36 points37 points 1 year ago (0 children), They appear to be a variant of the WD140EFFX, which is the WD Red... so probably a decent drive, [–]Sendmepeepics 7 points8 points9 points 1 year ago (0 children), [–]nosurprisespls 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago (0 children). Price. [–]ipaqmaster72Tib ZFS 2 points3 points4 points 1 year ago (1 child). Do you still have to do the pin trick with these? You don't even need a large multi-drive array. Future Publishing Limited Quay House, The Ambury, Do you know which institutions or universities that I can donate 4 years worth of Trump Twitter archives to? [–]CURaven 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (0 children), [–]useful[S] 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (0 children), [–]barackstar60TB / DS2419+ 17 points18 points19 points 1 year ago (3 children), [–]AfterShock192TB Local, Gsuites backup 11 points12 points13 points 1 year ago (2 children), [–]Lakitel 11 points12 points13 points 1 year ago (1 child). Yeah, nearly 20 fucking years ago. Those electronics have to exist for a reason. Tom's Hardware is part of Future plc, an international media group and leading digital publisher. [ PM | Exclude me | Exclude from subreddit | FAQ / Information | Source ] [–]placebo-syndrome 7 points8 points9 points 1 year ago (2 children). The ones that wouldn't, could be modified by disabling an onboard EEPROM chip, similar to the old Cue:Cat declawing technique. Torx >>> Phillips. Performance will be unspectacular compared to an external SSD, but this thing is all about space.View Deal. So they underspun it, down to 5400 where the heads are closer and have a better shot of hitting the track they want and not the ones they don't. Black Friday is almost here and we are looking at impressive tech deals all around. [–]PrimaryContract 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago (0 children), [–]SupaZT60TB 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago (1 child), [–]Buzstringer 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago (0 children). This approach was selected because physical limitations prevent recording magnetic heads from having the same width as reading heads, leaving recording heads wider.The overlapping-tracks architecture may slow down the writing process since writing to one track overwrites adjacent tracks, and requires them to be rewritten as well. That's strange because HFS+ can theoretically support volumes upto 8 Exabytes. One of these is Western Digital’s (WD) new 14TB Easystore, an external USB 3.0 with more than enough space for your modern needs. I am looking for a larger drive so I asked. What kind of issues? But it goes back to no one really knows and the people who shuck drives (like me) don't really care why anymore. Perhaps other functionality, after all, EEPROMs can be pretty big, and 8051s can be pretty versatile. Others say that demand for external drives is higher so that leads to external drives being cheaper even though it costs more to manufacture because the SATA to USB chip, power adapter, and plastic case all cost at least a couple of dollars. It's a way of getting a mostly-good drive out into the market as a useful device that will store customer data reliably, without risking storing data on the parts that proved unreliable. Wasn't someone saying the 12tbs were really 14tbs at some point? [–]erich40890TB RAIDZ2 @10Gbps 0 points1 point2 points 9 months ago (0 children). Moving on to Part 2. Thanks. You can use the Windows’ Supported Software given below for the drive. I only make this point to indicate that a new superset of bus commands is on it's way to us; the bus remains the same but the command set is changing. 183 comments. There is lots of nice people in this forum that can help. Description Find a reliable storage solution for large files with this WD easystore external desktop hard drive. Look at the code numbers on the drive. Best Buy is a US firm trading in the USA, Canada, and Mexico. I have only had performance problems when I had to move a lot of data between the arrays. Not even mentioning less data to process for the controller (memory wear)...etc. This isn't exactly a smoking gun, but it's a whiff of powder. That's the same as the WD120EMFZ and I'm doubtful there are any other 14TB variations. [–]Npc6754 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago (4 children), [–]SweetBearCub 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago (3 children). The easiest thing is to plug it in and see if it spins up. Just in case anyone is interested, here is a copy of the smart info that I dumped when I first plugged one in: It's interesting that on the WD140EFMZ drive, smart ID # 22 is reported as an "unknown attribute": On the HGST branded DC HC530 He12 drives, this "unknown attribute" is the Helium_Level: The numbers in those parameters look similar, don't they? This external hard drive regularly sells for up to $310, meaning you're saving $120 … You are an idiot. You will receive a verification email shortly. [–]CobsterLock 31 points32 points33 points 1 year ago (2 children), I remember hearing about theories that the 12 tb were actually 14tb drones with a few too many bad sectors. Someone can fuck with your warranty registration and leave you out to dry if you need support from WD, [–]SweetBearCub 9 points10 points11 points 1 year ago (9 children). lowpowercomputingoooooohperfectbalance—!!! Shove a wedge, spudger, or knife in the cracks and start working around the edge until you can pop the plastic clips out. It's the loss of permanent magnetism due to the material reaching a certain temperature. [–]VarBird 13 points14 points15 points 1 year ago (2 children), I just bought 5 on amazon and got all the same. and join one of thousands of communities. You are a wealth of knowledge, thank you for sharing. Thanks. You can take off the screws by hand or with pliers, too. Downvote to remove | v0.28, [–]SirDigbyChknCesar220TB backed up by thoughts + prayers 3 points4 points5 points 1 year ago (0 children). Random access performance will be in the single-digit MBps at best, as it is for pretty much all mechanical hard drives, and there's a great difference in the performance of a hard drive versus an SSD . List of all WD firmware and software available for download. [–]Ruben_NL128MB SD card 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (5 children). Seems redundant. BA1 1UA. The Curie effect entirely based on a certain temperature, not as a gradient of its effect as temperature rises or goes down though. Where can I upload several GBs worth of live stream recording that might contain the moment the police officer was assaulted and killed at the Capital? This is pure speculation on my part, but it's certainly possible that WD has the ability to communicate over the SATA bus using a proprietary command superset to control the drive's behavior, and that the controller card performs that task. [–]useful[S] 36 points37 points38 points 1 year ago (11 children), [–]echo465 31 points32 points33 points 1 year ago (10 children), [–]Mizerka160TB UnRaid 23 points24 points25 points 1 year ago (6 children). For instance, the WD easystore 14TB External USB 3.0 Hard Drive is down to just $189.99 currently. yeah script would remain the same, it's all about whether the disk's firmware supports it, there were scripts to check that. $190 $310. An external drive could be moved during operation a lot faster than one built in to a pc. I ordered 3 to upgrade my NAS drives (4TB). With the 8TB disks there were scripts that could enable TLER after each reboot. The discussion here seems to point to PMR, but after sequential writing 9TB of files to one, it's sitting there buzzing and clucking a lot like my Seagate 8TB SMR. The main thing missing from these is TLER, but depending on what you want out of these disks, you might never use, it's just nice to have. The easiest thing to do is just get a backplane that properly supports the power pin. I just did this with 10TB and got lucky, looks like it could be a RED Drive. [–]sonicrings4 -1 points0 points1 point 1 year ago (3 children), [–]InstanceNoodle -2 points-1 points0 points 1 year ago (2 children). Find the seam and just start working on it. But you should take a look at a 5400 RPM Red drive for comparison, not sure if there's a 14TB Red yet. Thanks. People have theories that the drives sold as external drives didn't pass as many quality checks so they are put in a case and sold cheaper and with a shorter warranty. [–]T351A 6 points7 points8 points 1 year ago (2 children), It's weird because at some point you pay for the R&D more than the parts, [–]bearstampede 4 points5 points6 points 1 year ago (0 children), [–][deleted] 2 points3 points4 points 1 year ago (0 children). The WD Easystore is available in both 4 TB and 8 TB capacities. The drive comes with its own two-year warranty, but the Geek Squad cover is a pretty cost effective way of ensuring you get a speedy replacement in the event of hardware failure. use parted/fdisk you can specify sectors for start and end of partition. [–]cleverestx 0 points1 point2 points 8 months ago (0 children). Just look at any thread even on this niche sub that talks shucking - there's always a few people asking what it is, and that is within a data hoarding sub. WD Easystore. Yeah, I started using APFS large external hard drives and found it to be better too. I read on several other posts that people use CrystalDiskInfo to see if the drives are WD Red drives before shucking them. I think that’s a pirate’s hard drive... [–]SNsilver98TB 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago (1 child), [–]tresswa 2 points3 points4 points 1 year ago (1 child), [–]withoutprivacy 3 points4 points5 points 1 year ago (0 children), [–]theblindnessdatahoarder in training 3 points4 points5 points 1 year ago (5 children), [–]sonicrings4 3 points4 points5 points 1 year ago (2 children). [–]sonicrings4 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (1 child). It would be loaded with contamination at that point. Breaking open the enclosure, removing the drive, and using it as an internal drive. + 7 S 0 P O N S O A R P A 7 E E D-1-1 U J-1 0 F J-1-1. Just for the sake of discussion, I'm going to ruminate about why I think it could be possible for exterior control of the drives' behavior using the SATA interface. You wouldn't want to anyway. Bought 4 last week. The files are primary family photos and a few videos. Or wouldn’t pass QC at 7200 so they put a white label on it and put it in an enclosure rather than toss it? r/DataHoarder isn't 'look at my connection speed', No memes or 'look at this old storage medium'. A $200 price point reflects today's true market value of a perfectly fine 14TB drive running at low speed with a two year warranty. I'm guessing that the controller board is actually more complicated than your garden-variety USB-SATA dongle and that it serves some more advanced purpose, such as control of the drive's internal firmware. The Western Digital easystore 14TB external drive is the most storage that you can buy at $190. Visit our corporate site. Anyway, my point to the person asking if you can just buy HDDs for less is that they are the cheapest option for high capacity drives. That is exactly what u/JaspahX is talking about. free shipping. [–]HudsonGTV 9 points10 points11 points 1 year ago (3 children). Restacking the stack would cost extra labor, run additional risk of damaging things, and the platter you'd recover would be scrap anyway, so why bother? [–]Spinmoon50TB 2 points3 points4 points 1 year ago (0 children). If anyone isn't familiar with Host-Managed SMR / Host-Aware SMR / Device-Managed SMR, this Wikipedia article should help: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shingled_magnetic_recording. Until someone tries some firmware voodoo, I don't think we'll know for sure. ie, these are the bottom of the line 14TB drives wdc/hgst makes. Keep your data integrity in mind. I'd be willing to wager it's volume. They aren't marking down the drive when they put it in a USB enclosure, they are marking up the drive when they sell it bare. Deep down inside everything will be the same, except for some minor firmware programming changes that alter the drive's behavior to suit that application. I'd love to get a dump of that EEPROM. EDIT: Shucked and used as internal … B) Most of the drives they sell are used as-is. [–]Twistedsc78 tee bees 15 points16 points17 points 1 year ago (1 child). I haven't gotten a good look at the controller ICs on the EasyStore bridge board (haven't shucked any myself), but it's a fair bet that, like pretty much every other USB device, there's an 8051 core in there supervising a DMA engine to shovel the actual data around. [–]cantgetthistowork 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (0 children), [–]swatlord 3 points4 points5 points 1 year ago (10 children). [–]morpheus2n262.5TB -2 points-1 points0 points 1 year ago (4 children), I still to this day can't work out how from a business perspective external drives sell for cheaper sometimes by as much as £150, when they know that 9 out of 10 they sell just get shucked lol, [–]merc08 5 points6 points7 points 1 year ago (0 children). It's an electronic depop of the head. [–]MrWm1.44MB 25 points26 points27 points 1 year ago (3 children), shucked drives have no warranty support on the bare drive. Is that not possible with these? Personally I have started to use APFS even for my spinning drives, which I know is debatable if it's the right thing to do but when I open a folder full of 100s of Linux ISOs the drive doesn't start making a lot of noise like it did with HFS+ where it seemed like the drive was having a heart attack just viewing a list of files for some reason. [–]aVarangian 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago (1 child). it's good, but strictly speaking there's better for nas. [–]courtarro24TB ZFS raidz3 -1 points0 points1 point 1 year ago (0 children), [–][deleted] -2 points-1 points0 points 1 year ago (0 children), NTFS ext4 or any other filesystem on top of a gpt formatted drive will work. Sometime if you cannot find the info using the internal model number, you might get lucky with the external one. I recall (but not where) seeing a post that certain EasyStore interfaces wouldn't work if reused with other drives, but some would. Help needed to scrape a publication off Archive.org, Amazon Is Suspending Parler From AWS in ~24 Hours. I don't know, but I think these are conventional/perpendicular, not shingled. To start with, the WD Easystore range of hard drives are only available through Best Buy. Pick up any old Supermicro multi-drive server. That is a form of R&D, but not directly part of the development of the product. typical wd white, i.e. [–]Blue-Thunder108 TB UNRAID -1 points0 points1 point 1 year ago (10 children). [+]tubameister comment score below threshold-6 points-5 points-4 points 1 year ago (14 children), [–]voidsrus 31 points32 points33 points 1 year ago (7 children), the external drives usually run about $50 cheaper than the same drives by themselves, [–]tubameister 25 points26 points27 points 1 year ago (6 children), [–]bobj33125TB 36 points37 points38 points 1 year ago (0 children). Used to work for IBM. I wonder because: curie effect (magnetic wear) would be less prone to happen in, say, a failure to exhaust motor and PCB heat buildup because of a lower operating temperature. In my dreams the drive would spin at 7200-RPM after shucking it off of that interface card. hgst he10/helium500 rebrand, with reduced cache and without the wd red pro features. FWIW, all of my 8/10TB shucks have firmware versions that match the 5400 RPM Red drives. Thank you for elaborating. But the install version, while they will sell, they don't sell in the volume that external drives sell at. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. Rendered by PID 28238 on r2-app-0233fe2f34eb77d97 at 2021-01-11 02:44:59.214713+00:00 running d8cca48 country code: US. [–]AllMyName1.44MB x 4 RAID10 3 points4 points5 points 1 year ago (0 children). Suppose you put 6 platters in the drive but only 5 of them pass test, you disable the sixth. This sub makes you want things you don’t necessarily need. how did you partition them? Or, tack on an EEPROM and you can do things like add a custom VID/PID/device ID string. Because I have three 8Tb, a 10Tb, and two 14Tb to shuck and plug in and I need to figure out which ones need the electrical tape pin coverup. I am copying 4 HDDs to one new larger one. [–]mredofcourse 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago (0 children). use the following search parameters to narrow your results: We are digital librarians. Technical details on the WD Easystore 14TB are a little thin on the manufacturer's website. USB 3.0 interface Offers an easy-to-use connection to devices. Sigh, pipe dreams. This isn’t the perfect drive for just anyone as the … That's $65 under the lowest price we could find for a similar 14TB drive, and the best deal we've seen on any 14TB … Damn! Please teach me about what depopping is regarding disks. WD Easystore is Plug and Play Direct Attached Storage external drive. EMFZ, according to this WD CHART makes it a 10000 RPM drive, which of course it isn't. It's worth noting that like most, if not all, external storage based on 3.5-inch mechanical drives, a dedicated power adapter (supplied) is required. YMMV, but it should be illegal to not hold warranty with the bare drive. I need a very easy to use program to make sure that the copied files are copied over without any data integrity issues. This approach seems more efficient. [–]N19h7m4r311 TB + Cloud 11 points12 points13 points 1 year ago (3 children). Maybe it's simpler than that. But you answered my pricing question. This thing could last forever if it was... You think they retooled or had drop in replacement components made? Well this sucks; it was at the sale price this morning but now that I'm ready to order it's back to $310. Extra Dumb Question: Lets say I buy 5 of those WD external drives. In other words, you need to plug it into the wall, not just a USB port. I’ll chalk it up in the catastrophic and sudden failure category, like the carbon tubes upon impact. I'm not sure that's the easiest thing to do, since my tower sitting right next to me has 9 drive bays waiting to be used and already paid for. My guess as to why: it didn't pass QC at 7200. We live in an era where hardware behavior is controlled by programmable firmware, and firmware is used to establish product differentiation and price point. Can someone provide a list of compatible file systems that can properly handle 14TB disk drives please... I’m having issue with my Mac running HFS+ Journaled .... [–]arthurfm 11 points12 points13 points 1 year ago (0 children). [–]radellaf 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago (1 child). Go big or go home. Please refresh the page and try again. Yeah probably. I do recall [now] being shown a graph with a rising temperature meter on the side and it all went away near melt. Thus, based on these observations, I am inclined to believe that WD120EMFZ (or at least mine), is a white labelled WD140EFFX 14TB red firmware locked to 12TB. Though I don't know that the drive manufacturers actually do this, the external interface card offers them the possibility of doing this. Technically some models should still have firmware supporting TLER but require manual enabling on boot, can't remember models but don't think emaz had it. Spinning drives have mechanical-based spindle failures besides the firmware just dying. Shingled magnetic recording (SMR) is a magnetic storage data recording technology used in hard disk drives (HDDs) to increase storage density and overall per-drive storage capacity. [–]RonnieFez 23 points24 points25 points 1 year ago (2 children), [+]MoronicusTotalistoo many disks comment score below threshold-8 points-7 points-6 points 1 year ago* (0 children), [–]InstanceNoodle -1 points0 points1 point 1 year ago (0 children), [–]useful[S] 3 points4 points5 points 1 year ago (1 child). That limits its portability appeal, even if that's expected for a this type of device. Don't be afraid to destroy that case. N'T want to get a backplane that properly supports the power pin Helium drives inside, reportedly at! Set up a Slickdeals alert just as easily as anyone else take it as a bad.... Server and backups and all of my 8/10TB shucks have firmware versions that match the 5400 RPM drive. 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