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Seagate Halts 7200rpm 2.5inch Drives
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Default Seagate Halts 7200rpm 2.5inch Drives - 03-04-2013, 08:25 | posts: 21,532 | Location: Guru3D testlab

Interesting,*Seagate Technology, one of the world’s largest manufacturers of hard disk drives, plans to cease production of mobile hard drives with 7200rpm spindle speed late this year as t...

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Default 03-04-2013, 17:20 | posts: 5,863 | Location: Montreal

Historical milestone right there. SSD starting to kill the need to certain HDDs!
   
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Default 03-04-2013, 17:51 | posts: 5,463 | Location: FLA,USA

I see western digital's 7200 rpm 2.5" going up in price now. Glad I already got my 500GB 7200 in my PS3.
   
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Default 03-04-2013, 20:27 | posts: 2,427 | Location: Ohio

While SSDs are undoubtedly faster, due to the price premium for them I still see 7200 rpm HDDs and being a common market necessity.
   
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Default 03-04-2013, 20:40 | posts: 5,993 | Location: Канад

of the 3 Laptops that I have that have a total of 9 HDs 3 are SSD main drive others are still Raid Seagate 2.5 7200 drives.... hmmm time to order a few for stock i guess incase I need them havent had the best luck with raided western digital 7200 black drives but then always getting the seagate ones for cheaper.....
   
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