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|12-20-2011 09:00 PM|
|lightfoot3b||500GB units have been on sale for around 60 a few times. I guess as far as 1TB goes, this is good. But at this price I'm buying a complete computer refurb for $220-300 and pulling the drive and selling the computer later or having a spare.|
|12-20-2011 08:52 PM|
|lawchingto||its supply and demand, people should hold off from buying any hard drives unless you have to, then the price will come down faster. if u guys keeping buying it, then they will only drop the price slower.|
|12-20-2011 08:38 PM|
|zikaru||It's a great drive- and a steal at this price especially since it's been sitting at $150 for a while.|
|12-20-2011 08:36 PM|
If you like Samsung drives and that particular model, then get 'em before they're gone for good. Seagate bought Samsung's HD division....
|12-20-2011 08:32 PM|
|12-20-2011 08:29 PM|
|diskwzrd||Note that this is the 7200RPM model and not the usual 5400RPM model which is what you would normally find on sale for the $50-$60 range... Still a high price but not as terrible as most people would probably think based on the current HD scarcity...|
|12-20-2011 08:17 PM|
|jwilson32||I agree... The price on all HD's suck right now. From what I've been told, the price's wont be coming down for 3-6 months... From what I can see, this is a pretty good deal for a HD that has good specs/reviews...|
|12-20-2011 08:14 PM|
Wow, now is not the time to buy hard drives guys.. this should be like $50 by now! Stupid floods!
Great drive, I have one in this computer right now... but I paid like $55 like a year ago lol
|12-20-2011 08:14 PM|
|jwilder66||Why did this get TD? This price is the sad reality of hard drives right now, but as far as I know this is a top deal.|
|12-20-2011 08:07 PM|
Below will make this $94.99.
*For a limited time, new Newegg.com® Preferred Account customers will receive $15 off when you spend $100 or more using Newegg.com® Preferred Account. Your $15 credit will appear on your Newegg.com® Preferred Account statement in 1-2 billing cycles and not at checkout. Limit one per customer. Offer expires at midnight PT on December 31, 2011.
|12-20-2011 08:02 PM|
SAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 HD103SJ 1TB 7200 RPM 32MB Cache SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive - $109.99 + FS Ends 12/21
I've been looking for a HD the last few days and can't believe how much thay have gone up due to the flooding overseas. Anyway, this is the best deal I can find. If there is something better, please let me know...
The hard drive is $149.99 - $40 off w/ promo code EMCJHJE29, ends 12/21 = $109.99 + FS
Series Spinpoint F3
Packaging Bare Drive
Interface SATA 3.0Gb/s
RPM 7200 RPM
Average Seek Time8.9ms
Average Latency 4.17ms
Parts 3 years limited
Labor 3 years limited
|12-17-2011 08:30 AM|
Thanks for the deal though, I have been lazy to upgrade my computer, but figured a new harddrive and a switch to Windows 7 would kickstart the process.
Was bummed I missed out on the 1TB "Green" drive two days ago, but this deal is so much better! I know they're more expensive now, but I wanted the warm cushy feeling of knowing I at least got a deal relative to reality, not three months ago
|12-16-2011 09:12 AM|
|12-16-2011 09:07 AM|
Whatever the reason truly is...floods or coporations taking advantage of the situation. The bottom line is that benchmarked against all available prices for this hard drive, this is a great deal. Also note that macmall dropped the price to about the same ($108.99 so a buck cheaper).
I had a 20 off 40 still for newegg so I jumped on it. You won't touch this drive anywhere for a while at a price of 89.99.
|12-16-2011 01:34 AM|
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