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by silentier
Thu Feb 01, 2018 2:31 pm
Forum: Silent Storage
Topic: Why are there no good HDD silencer in 2018?
Replies: 17
Views: 14214

Re: Why are there no good HDD silencer in 2018?

I don't have the space to properly enclose and suspend five or six HDDs. I put them in a small box and then I put that box away. Gigabit ethernet is plenty fast for my storage needs. The market for HDD silencers in 2018 is very small. It was never very large to begin with and the SSD pretty much ki...
by silentier
Wed Jan 31, 2018 11:09 am
Forum: Silent Storage
Topic: Why are there no good HDD silencer in 2018?
Replies: 17
Views: 14214

Why are there no good HDD silencer in 2018?

Silent PCs and SSDs are common in 2018, but HDDs are still around for large storage. I don't think that a lot of people will buys 2tb SSDs for storage soon. Vibrations seem not to be a problem anymore, but whining noise that you hear especially when you PC is quite otherwise. People buying expensive...
by silentier
Wed Jan 31, 2018 11:03 am
Forum: Silent Storage
Topic: Need alternate recommendation to WD Red [SOLVED]
Replies: 30
Views: 14678

Re: Need alternate recommendation to WD Red [SOLVED]

Thanks a lot.

I will try it when I have some spare time.
by silentier
Tue Jan 30, 2018 2:32 pm
Forum: Silent Storage
Topic: Need alternate recommendation to WD Red [SOLVED]
Replies: 30
Views: 14678

Re: Need alternate recommendation to WD Red [SOLVED]

Epic! Thanks you so much for your report. I'm in the same situation. Having a 4tb WD that makes a annoying high pitched whining noise and I'm almost ready to buy a super expensiv 2tb sdd to get rid of it. I also have a Fractal case. Two question. - Have you tried to mount the hdd like normal and jus...