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Samsung 1TB Internal Hard Drive
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Don't forget shipping when you factor cost.

For shipping to Maine for example Tiger adds $4.22.

Plus Tiger charges tax in FL, IL, NC, TX, GA, SD, and ID.

For $10-15 more you can get a 2TB drive here

blueribb said:   For $10-15 more you can get a 2TB drive here

Yea, I was looking at this one too. Why are external drives cheaper an internal?

DJElucid said:   blueribb said:   For $10-15 more you can get a 2TB drive here

Yea, I was looking at this one too. Why are external drives cheaper an internal?


Grading. Internal drives are usually drives that passed Q/A at a higher standard or drives that are in high demand.

Drives that have excessive bad sectors (yes, your brand new drive has bad sectors on it, but they are marked and hidden from the factory), surplus drives, or reman drives are sometimes crammed into external units and sold at a discount.

Example - the 2TB USB WD drive can be either WD Black or WD Green drives inside depending on availability,



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