03-17-2005, 05:15 AM #1gteeGuestLaCie 160 gig Porsche 3 Casing model HD
I believe I have narrowed my selection for an external Firewire Drive down to a LaCie 160 gig Porsche 3 casing model.
My requirements are not heavy-duty video and image editing - just a means of backing up valuable data and storing an image of my HD [just in case].
I have heard of a few instances where these models overheat - probably due to heavy demands.
Has anyone had any overheating issues with this model?
Thank you all who have offered their advice re my 'External Hard Drive' post.
03-18-2005, 06:52 AM #2
well, they all heat up a little. I have never heard of HD failure because of the heat. I have used my maxtor external as a startup drive for a week now and though its warm/hot-ish, no problems so far.
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