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WeaKnees Now Offering HR20 Upgrades


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#51 OFFLINE   georgeorwell

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Posted 04 July 2007 - 01:17 PM

Or, if your upgrading:

750GB drive and enclosure, $350-$400

weaKnees 750GB upgrade, $449

That's only $50-$100 premium. Is that too much to pay for an upgraded internal drive on a leased HR20, with D*'s blessing?

If the upgrade has D*'s blessing,
and if you get to keep the drive.


That price is a little off for the 750GB. The Seagate Free Agent that a lot of us use is only $250.

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#52 OFFLINE   Sixto

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Posted 04 July 2007 - 02:55 PM

"or so you've heard", right? Not that you've done it ;)

lc, correct!

Haven't done it and don't plan to. eSATA has been flawless.

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Posted 04 July 2007 - 03:37 PM

That price is a little off for the 750GB. The Seagate Free Agent that a lot of us use is only $250.


I understand there are cheaper options, but for a fair comparison to the weaKnees upgrade, my estimation was for the Seagate DB35 Series ST3750840SCE, the same drive they use. See post #40.

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Posted 05 July 2007 - 08:29 AM

As stated by Earl and others, this is not a bargain and if you have to replace your HR20 for any reason, you lose the drive that was installed by Weaknees.

750GB Seagate Drive $199.99 (with free shipping)

Antec MX-1 ESATA enclosure $48.36


Anyone know if the SATA cable included with the Antec MX-1 is compatible with the HR20? Thanks.

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Posted 05 July 2007 - 08:33 AM

Anyone know if the SATA cable included with the Antec MX-1 is compatible with the HR20? Thanks.

The eSATA cable with the MX-1 is fine. Just installed two MX-1's.

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Posted 05 July 2007 - 10:59 AM

That sounds aesthetically pleasing, Steve. Being a long term electronics junkie, and a slob, I don't have the same aspirations and some times lose site of those with a modicum of class.

I use a 7 ft tall 19" rolling rack, with movable and slotted shelves, so I can pretty much do anything I want. My aesthetic angle is covered with MagnaPlanar front mains.:D


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