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Hitachi Portable G_Drive and Touro Mobile Pro Hard Drives Evaluated


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#1 Nemo

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Posted 08 November 2011 - 02:33 AM

OCC takes a look at a pair of 750GB portable external hard drives in our review of the Hitachi G-DRIVE Mini & Touro Mobile Pro 750 GB - http://www.overclock...bile_pro_750gb/

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Posted 08 November 2011 - 05:18 AM

Protable? :P

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Posted 08 November 2011 - 06:29 AM

Protable? :P

Protable.

Pro-table.

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Posted 08 November 2011 - 06:47 AM

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Posted 08 November 2011 - 06:50 AM

(╯°□°)╯︵ oɔɐʍ

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Posted 11 November 2011 - 10:25 AM

Hitachi? no thank you :no:

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Posted 11 November 2011 - 12:28 PM

Hitachi? no thank you :no:

Pretty much my reaction, too.

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Posted 11 November 2011 - 12:33 PM

What's wrong with Hitachi?

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Posted 11 November 2011 - 12:42 PM

What's wrong with Hitachi?


Buy one and you will find out. :evilgrin:

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Posted 11 November 2011 - 01:20 PM

Buy one and you will find out. :evilgrin:

I have several, they work fine, I've never had a hitachi drive give me trouble.

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Posted 11 November 2011 - 01:38 PM

I have several, they work fine, I've never had a hitachi drive give me trouble.

Count yourself lucky.

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Posted 11 November 2011 - 02:16 PM

Count yourself lucky.

Well honestly, I'd never heard of anyone having trouble with Hitachi drives until now. Personally I've seen many and only seem a few that had problems, the ones I personally use work well.

After looking around at some reviews though, I can kind of see what you're talking about, that's why I was asking, I was just curious.

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