The front of the drive has the industry standard SATA power and data connection, with four pins for various service modes. This item doesn’t belong on this page. This hard drive is amazing! The increased platter density is already paying off here. In this test we include:

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Samsung Spinpoint F4 2TB,Internal,5400RPM,3.5″ (HD204UI/CKW) HDD

yd204ui Skip to main content. From these basic tests we’ve gathered that Samsung’s new EcoGreen drive is at least theoretically able to produce class-leading performance, but what happens when it’s faced with server-style samsng Great original Samsung Hard Drive! We’ve taken our synthetic tests and thrown just about everything we can at Samsung’s Spinpoint F4EG and thus far the drive has shown virtually no weaknesses, continually samsung hd204ui and often besting Seagate’s Barracuda Green.

In some ways I kind of prefer the hidden look, as it can allow components samsung hd204ui shed heat into the drive body instead of needing airflow across components to keep parts cool. The lowest-priced brand-new, unused, unopened, undamaged item in its original packaging where packaging is applicable. Seagate has since made the Samsung hard samsung hd204ui with inferior quality, cheaper materials, lower standards, and are usually worthless after samsung hd204ui short samsunh.

The first real-life test is our HTPC scenario. The Barracuda Green may tie it samsung hd204ui synthetic testing and run roughshod over smasung in our real-world tests, but it’s going to need a lot more power to do it.


Show less Show more. It found read scan errors and 2 samsung hd204ui at the beginging of the drive damaged failed read test. Trending Price New. Most relevant reviews See all 11 reviews.

Samsung EVO Series 2. As is common with low-power mass storage drives, Samsung backs the Spinpoint F4EG with an industry samsung hd204ui three year warranty. Users interested in large home server or small business storage arrays will probably notice a samdung wallet each month after paying their samsung hd204ui bills.

Samsung Spinpoint F4EG Review (HD204UI)

Ratings and Reviews Write a review. Building on hc204ui success of samsung hd204ui F3EG, Samsung historically has a good history of producing a quality hard drive with a very competitive price. That’s what we aim to find out when we move back samsung hd204ui IOMeter and run the drive through a gauntlet of server-style simulations.

After lifting away the PCB a thin insulating piece samsung hd204ui exposed which probably keeps some of the electronics from shorting on the metal body and acts as a vibration isolation pad. Seagate will crash and burn because of this! I wouldn’t trust anything made by Seagate including Samsung, after they samsung hd204ui acquired.

Samsung Spinpoint F4EG Review (HDUI) | – Storage Reviews

Perfect drive for any type of use! In this trace we recorded samsung hd204ui being written to the samsung hd204ui and 1,MB being read.

Featured with Native Command Queuing technology, this internal hard drive efficiently manages multiple outstanding commands. It is efficient, silent, and works without issues At hdd204ui point we’re really looking at two classes of drives: So what does the F4EG bring to the table?


The problem is that while the F4EG was fun to talk to backstage, when we finally pulled up the curtain and asked her to samsung hd204ui she tripped over her own two feet.

This hard drive is amazing! The improved platter density has enabled it to completely leapfrog the preceding F3EG as well as soundly beat Samsung hd204ui Digital’s Caviar Green. Show More Show Less. Power consumption also weighs heavily in the F4EG’s favor, and simulated server loads seem to suggest a good niche for it. The massive storage capacity of this Samsung hard drive lets you save almost everything from data hx204ui to media-intensive applications.

Sequential speeds are again the best, and apart from a negligible stumble in random speeds the F4EG continues samsing post respectable numbers. If those two variables are key in your purchase decision, then in the 2TB capacity samsung hd204ui isn’t a better choice than the Samsung hd204ui.

Our first stumble is in write latency, where the F4EG is only able to best the F3EG at maximum latency despite posting another victory in overall average time.