The Plextor PX-810SA internal CD/DVD burner is quick for both ripping and burning. We like it.
The Maxtor Ultra 7200 series 200GB internal hard drive upgrade offers speedy, expansive storage for gaming and digital audio and video, but it comes at a cost.
The Barracuda ATA IV is an exceptionally quiet, large-capacity hard drive at a nice price, but it's too slow. Choose it for ambience, not speed.
With speed and space galore, the IBM is an excellent way to spend your high-capacity, high-performance disk dollars.
There may be an airplane mode switch on your mobile phone, but don't assume your airline cares whether that switch is on or off.
The fastest high-capacity, internal hard drive we've tested to date. If top performance is the object of your desire, the 75GXP is well worth the slight premium.
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