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    Computer.Geek's Avatar
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    Oct 25, 2004
    Toronto, Canada
    13.3" 2.26 GHz MBP, 2GB RAM, 640GB HD
    Lacie External DVD writer
    Hey guys,

    I'm looking @ getting one of these guys. Will i notice a performance difference if i go with the usb 2.0 model? or should i get the firewire 400 model?

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    rman's Avatar
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    Dec 24, 2002
    Los Angeles, California
    2 x 3.0GHz Quad-Core, 6GB OS X 10.6.8 | 15in MacBook Pro 2.2GHz OS X 10.6.8 | 64GB iPad 2 WiFi
    I would get the firewire model. If you must have usb, get the dual model. The overall throughput is better on the firewire than it is using usb.
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