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Windows 7: Is there a difference between these two drives?

30 Sep 2010   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
Is there a difference between these two drives?

I sent in a WD1001FALS-00J7B1 for RMA, WD sent me WD1001FALS-00E8B0 back...
Are there any differences?

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30 Sep 2010   #2
Dark Nova Gamer

Windows 7 Ultimate, OS X 10.7, Ubuntu 11.04

From what I've read, they are essentially the same. They only have minor hardware differences/firmware revisions.

Essentially unless you notice anything wrong with the drive then I wouldn't worry, they likely sent you an updated revision of that model.
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