Pros

  • Inexpensive
  • Performs solidly

Cons

  • 500GB drive costs only slightly more

At A Glance

Hitachi's inexpensive 400GB drive performs well, but 500GB drives are comparable in cost these days.

Manufacturer’s Description

Serial ATA technology provides significant benefits to end-users and storage vendors by supplying a platform that overcomes the performance limitations of parallel ATA hard drives.

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