BIG problems with a HGST 7K6000 512n - 2TB model HUS726020ALA610

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  1. onepic

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  3. lewcass

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    Brand new always go back to where you bought it.
     
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  4. Enthousiast

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  5. Joe C

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    If the drive fails the HGST test long or short, then return it to the store to where you bought it or if you got it from an on line retailer then ask for an RMA to replace it
     
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  6. TigTex

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    Well. You fixed the pending sector count and that's the reason that now you have more reallocated sectors. This means that all the bad sectors are now isolated but the drive is not reliable and needs to be replaced as soon as possible. It's dead mate
     
  7. onepic

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    #9 onepic, Jul 8, 2018
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    Yes i know tat, but it is very strange a HDD designed to be used in Enterprises Servers (it cost ~140€ + VAT) has arrived with that amount on BAD sector as new :(.
     
  8. Joe C

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    sounds like it was a refurb'd drive. Where did you get it from?
     
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  9. lewcass

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    I wouldnt have thought so joe, factory refurb'd is tested unlike new stuff, i had a refurb hdd that went for years and i got a refurb power supply that works fine. DOA parts are a lottery. :(
     
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  10. Joe C

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    O.K.
    After looking at the power on time, it shows only 8 hrs. just a bad drive right out the door
     
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  11. Flipp3r

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    Any bet the box was dropped by the couriers of by warehouse staff.
    Refurbished suck. Go back to where you got it from & get a new replacement...
     
  12. Tiger-1

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    hmm I believe is better change for SSD and no more issues :rolleyes:
     
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  13. LatinMcG

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    #15 LatinMcG, Jul 10, 2018
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    crucial has 1TB (lol) SSD pretty cheap
     
  14. Hadron-Curious

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    #16 Hadron-Curious, Jul 10, 2018
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    What can one do with 1 GB SSD? I would suggest to go for something higher.
     
  15. LatinMcG

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    2TB is $480
     
  16. Joe C

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    #18 Joe C, Jul 11, 2018
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  17. Tiger-1

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    Hmm I may be wrong but in my opinion in daily use an SSD with at least 200 GB is more than that enough for any Windows OS run 100%, the rest pour everything into a simple HDD for file storage;)
     
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  18. LatinMcG

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    i meant to say 1TB.. under $230