Hard Drive Cost/GB Chart for September 2011
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This is a comparison of desktop computer 7200RPM 3.5" SATA hard drives. Prices were obtained at Newegg and include shipping and discounts where applicable (mail-in rebates not included). All drives have a 70% or greater 5/5 egg rating. The Ratio is the number of gigabytes each dollar purchases, so the higher the better.
|WD Caviar Blue||80 GB||2 MB||$50.28||1.59|
|WD Caviar Blue||160 GB||8 MB||$43.98||3.64|
|WD Caviar Blue||250 GB||16 MB||$44.99||5.56|
|WD Caviar Blue||320 GB||16 MB||$41.98||7.62|
|WD Caviar Blue||500 GB||16 MB||$49.99||10.00|
|WD Caviar Black||750 GB||32 MB||$69.99||10.72|
|Samsung Spinpoint F3||1 TB||32 MB||$59.99||16.67|