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Hitachi GST Travelstar Z5K500 HTS545050A7E380 (0J11285) 500GB 5400 RPM 8MB Cache SATA 3.0Gb/s 2.5" Internal Notebook Hard Drive Bare Drive

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  • Limited Warranty period (parts): 3 years
  • Limited Warranty period (labor): 3 years


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  • Mr. Zed
  • 7/2/2014 12:16:02 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week

1 out of 5 eggsLoud Clicking Sounds - No SMART Warinings

Pros: Stays somewhat cool

Cons: Drive included with an HP (Hewlett Packard) laptop. Within 1 hour of owning the HP laptop, the drive makes loud clicking sound. I can hear the heads constantly resetting. Checked the S.M.A.R.T. drive values, and they are all normal, which is very concerning. Clearly, the drive is failing, but the SMART system is not detecting the problems.

Other Thoughts: Have to return HP laptop because drive is making loud clicking sounds.

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  • techham
  • 4/24/2014 8:33:01 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: more than 1 year

1 out of 5 eggsSo SSSSLLLLOOOWWWW

Pros: 500 GB Capacity

Cons: This drive is so slow. The Acer Aspire V5 is a fair notebook but the drive is so slow. I bought this guy as my notebook for meetings and travel because it is lite but I hate using it because of the bottleneck at the drive level. I have updated all firmware that I can find. Hitachi sold to Western Digital so that is my next check. Looking to upgrade to SSD.

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  • 4/8/2014 4:45:21 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsGreat!

Pros: Slipped right into my PS3, No bracket... but a bit of cardboard from packing made for a nice fit.

Cons: none.

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  • FRANCO151
  • 3/30/2014 9:15:13 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: less than 1 day

1 out of 5 eggsPS$

Pros: this is the hard drive that comes in the PLAYSTATION 4

Cons: SLOW, VERY SLOW

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  • Winter Blue
  • 3/22/2014 8:55:35 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: more than 1 year

2 out of 5 eggsDies after a year

Pros: Somewhat fast?

Cons: I've gone through 2 of these so far, with a third on its way (Warranty is paying for them). One of the most unreliable Hard drives out there, for they die after 12 months exact whether you use it or not. NOT RECOMMENDED.

Other Thoughts: If you are buying this for an non-warranted repair, don't do it. Find a better 7mm drive.

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  • 1/8/2014 2:08:37 PM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: more than 1 year

2 out of 5 eggsDied after one year

Pros: Fast, quiet, and until now absolutely no complain about this hard disk. Had it inside the Asus Q200E we bought a little bit more than 1 year ago, brought the netbook everywhere and never had any problem with the HDD.

Cons: The disk is dead, the computer doesn't even see it anymore, there is no way to access it.
Manufacturing date on the disk is 02SEP12. It died on Sunday., January 5th, 2014. A little bit more than one year.

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  • 2/21/2012 8:39:41 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsPretty good thus far

Pros: Cheap for 2.5 with all the hard drive shortages going on.
Easy setup

Cons: None yet

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  • HaOsLsE
  • 2/9/2012 8:31:10 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsDecent Drive - Works fine

Pros: works as expected. I purchased this to replace a failed SANDISK SSD that died from hibernation/sleeping.

I had a backup image from the recent swap, so it was easy to put this in and it worked.

* Normal Laptop HDD speeds
* Normal or less heat than like drives
* No noticeable sounds when accessing drives (original drive was much louder)
* Great price when caught on sale at $70
* Good Bang for buck per GB
* Shipped in small box within Large Box

Cons: Price went back up after sale :)

Other Thoughts: If you need a drive and want space, this will work just fine.

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  • Compman
  • 2/6/2012 2:45:24 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

1 out of 5 eggsHitachi Travelstar Z5K500

Pros: None - Dead drive out of the box. Tried it in 2 different laptops and it failed Hitachi Diagnostics.

Cons: Had to pay another $10 to ship it back to newegg for exchange.

Manufacturer Response:

I'm sorry to read of your drive experience. Please contact the Technical Support Center with the serial number of the drive, so that we can further explore this issue with you. Please let us know that you are responding to a Newegg review. Thank you.

http://www.hitachigst.com/contact_support

Hitachi Technical Support Center

M-F 8AM to 6PM PST at 1.888.426.5214

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  • Don J
  • 2/3/2012 6:59:25 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: more than 1 year

5 out of 5 eggscheep

Pros: cheep & reliable

Cons: none

Other Thoughts: price starts at 109.99 they take off 10 instantly the promo code drops it another 30 bucks and free shipping? yea you cant beet that 69.99 for a 500 gb hdd nice my current is 160 so after cloning this over to the new drive itll be much more roomier

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