Today only. Newegg has the Western Digital VelociRaptor WD1000DHTZ 1TB 10000RPM 64MB Cache SATA 6.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive for $170 - 10% off with coupon code VMEMADNESS [Exp 3/31] (when you check out with by Visa) = $153 with free shipping. Features 1.4 million hours MTBF, 5-year limited warranty, and ultra-cool operation.
$207 Retail: $380

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    cubancheapskate Ben's cred: 264
    Posted 6:24 am PDT 03/31/14

    I have a couple of the old 74GB Raptors that the warranties expired 2010 and one finally died. Both worked well over 8 years. Reliable drive but i'm not sure if it's worth the $60+ premium over modern 7,200RPM 1TB drives. You'll probably want to check Anandtech or Tom's hardware for recent benchmarks. Currently more cost effective then dishing out $500 for a 1TB SSD drive currently.

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    swreynolds Ben's cred: 408
    Posted 9:29 am PDT 03/31/14

    WD's Black 1TB drive is 80 at Newegg today (at least in the flyer they sent me). They also have the 5 year warranty. I don't buy the Blue, Green or Red drives, only the black ones. They really do seem to last.

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