Bad headlines, a thread to complain and laugh at them.
They're a thing we all complain about, why not have a place to call them out.
This one happens to be the one that got me to start this thread. ExreemeTech Backblaze HDD report finds no reliability difference between enterprise and consumer hard drives.
Well, you really wouldn't expect to find a statistical difference while they're both within their respective warranty periods!
Most people expect there to be a difference.
If there was really a quality difference, you'd see it within the warranty period, almost certainly. But this isn't news, as its been established for many years that mechanical reliability is pretty much even across product lines.
This caught my eye:
Lol. I remember 8GB drives.
A favourite from a long time ago in a paper far far away