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Green Hard Drive Loses Little on Performance

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At a Glance

First drive to bill itself as eco-friendly with low-power consumption proves it can stand with the big boys.

Price when rated: $110.00
Lowest price: $70.00 via PARTSOURCEONLINE

Pros

  • Offers moderate power savings

Cons

  • Weak performer on file seek tests
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At a Glance

Low-cost and useful, this photo management software is a good choice for photographers.

Lowest price: $100.00 via Amazon.com Marketplace

Pros

  • Handles RAW images well
  • Low price

Cons

  • Requires a powerful PC
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At a Glance

Gargantuan drive is a fast write performer; carries industry-leading 5 year warranty.

Price when rated: $112.00
Lowest price: $53.00 via DiscTech

Pros

  • Speedy write performance
  • Great warranty

Cons

  • No specific power savings scheme
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