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[Costco] Western Digital Mybook 8tb $199.99

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[Costco] Western Digital Mybook 8tb $199.99

Looks like it's back in stock, much prefer this over the seagates.

PMR, white label drives and Costco warranty


Edit: updated since price went up from $179.99 to $189.99

Edit2: price went up to $199.99
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What's the all-time low price @ Costco for this item?
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DealCanuck wrote: Looks like it's back in stock, much prefer this over the seagates.

PMR, white label drives and Costco warranty
costco warranty is 2-year?
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Anyone have experience shucking these? I've read some require a mod to the power connector?
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hitman989 wrote: What's the all-time low price @ Costco for this item?
it is a new Item for Costco. Price started @ $179.99

previous thread https://forums.redflagdeals.com/costco- ... 9-2356387/
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Crunchytut wrote: Anyone have experience shucking these? I've read some require a mod to the power connector?
Depends on the NAS but Synology doesn't require it
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Crunchytut wrote: Anyone have experience shucking these? I've read some require a mod to the power connector?
Cover Pin 3 with Kapton tape , or use a good 4 pin to sata power molex cable

If you have a Broken electronics item, there is a good change there is some kapton tape inside you can reuse


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forgetpwd wrote: costco warranty is 2-year?
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3-year limited warranty.
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FYI, this the disk information from the shucked WD80EZAZ-11TDBA0 Helium filled UltraStar 8TB drive:
I have 2 on RAID1 config.

=== START OF INFORMATION SECTION ===
Model Family: WDC HGST Ultrastar He10
Device Model: WDC WD80EZAZ-11TDBA0
Serial Number: xxxxxxx
LU WWN Device Id: 5 000cca 27dc26edb
Firmware Version: 83.H0A83
User Capacity: 8,001,563,222,016 bytes [8.00 TB]
Sector Sizes: 512 bytes logical, 4096 bytes physical
Rotation Rate: 5400 rpm
Form Factor: 3.5 inches
Device is: In smartctl database [for details use: -P show]
ATA Version is: ACS-2, ATA8-ACS T13/1699-D revision 4
SATA Version is: SATA 3.2, 6.0 Gb/s (current: 6.0 Gb/s)
Local Time is: Fri Mar 27 16:36:04 2020 EDT
SMART support is: Available - device has SMART capability.
SMART support is: Enabled

=== START OF READ SMART DATA SECTION ===
SMART overall-health self-assessment test result: PASSED

General SMART Values:
Offline data collection status: (0x82) Offline data collection activity
was completed without error.
Auto Offline Data Collection: Enabled.
Self-test execution status: ( 0) The previous self-test routine completed
without error or no self-test has ever
been run.
Total time to complete Offline
data collection: ( 93) seconds.
Offline data collection
capabilities: (0x5b) SMART execute Offline immediate.
Auto Offline data collection on/off support.
Suspend Offline collection upon new
command.
Offline surface scan supported.
Self-test supported.
No Conveyance Self-test supported.
Selective Self-test supported.
SMART capabilities: (0x0003) Saves SMART data before entering
power-saving mode.
Supports SMART auto save timer.
Error logging capability: (0x01) Error logging supported.
General Purpose Logging supported.
Short self-test routine
recommended polling time: ( 2) minutes.
Extended self-test routine
recommended polling time: ( 989) minutes.
SCT capabilities: (0x003d) SCT Status supported.
SCT Error Recovery Control supported.
SCT Feature Control supported.
SCT Data Table supported.

SMART Attributes Data Structure revision number: 16
Vendor Specific SMART Attributes with Thresholds:
ID# ATTRIBUTE_NAME FLAG VALUE WORST THRESH TYPE UPDATED WHEN_FAILED RAW_VALUE
1 Raw_Read_Error_Rate 0x000b 100 100 016 Pre-fail Always - 0
2 Throughput_Performance 0x0004 128 128 054 Old_age Offline - 116
3 Spin_Up_Time 0x0007 100 100 024 Pre-fail Always - 0
4 Start_Stop_Count 0x0012 100 100 000 Old_age Always - 7
5 Reallocated_Sector_Ct 0x0033 100 100 005 Pre-fail Always - 0
7 Seek_Error_Rate 0x000a 100 100 067 Old_age Always - 0
8 Seek_Time_Performance 0x0004 128 128 020 Old_age Offline - 18
9 Power_On_Hours 0x0012 100 100 000 Old_age Always - 2181
10 Spin_Retry_Count 0x0012 100 100 060 Old_age Always - 0
12 Power_Cycle_Count 0x0032 100 100 000 Old_age Always - 7
22 Helium_Level 0x0023 100 100 025 Pre-fail Always - 100
192 Power-Off_Retract_Count 0x0032 100 100 000 Old_age Always - 94
193 Load_Cycle_Count 0x0012 100 100 000 Old_age Always - 94
194 Temperature_Celsius 0x0002 141 141 000 Old_age Always - 46 (Min/Max 2 5/51)
196 Reallocated_Event_Count 0x0032 100 100 000 Old_age Always - 0
197 Current_Pending_Sector 0x0022 100 100 000 Old_age Always - 0
198 Offline_Uncorrectable 0x0008 100 100 000 Old_age Offline - 0
199 UDMA_CRC_Error_Count 0x000a 200 200 000 Old_age Always - 0

SMART Error Log Version: 1
No Errors Logged

SMART Self-test log structure revision number 1
No self-tests have been logged. [To run self-tests, use: smartctl -t]

SMART Selective self-test log data structure revision number 1
SPAN MIN_LBA MAX_LBA CURRENT_TEST_STATUS
1 0 0 Not_testing
2 0 0 Not_testing
3 0 0 Not_testing
4 0 0 Not_testing
5 0 0 Not_testing
Selective self-test flags (0x0):
After scanning selected spans, do NOT read-scan remainder of disk.
If Selective self-test is pending on power-up, resume after 0 minute delay.
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202 in stock, boys! Get 'em while they're hot.
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Virgin Mobile customers can get $20 off
https://forums.redflagdeals.com/costco- ... t-2354497/
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Has anyone ever compared the EZAZ that are in the Mybooks to the EMAZ in the elements/easystore?
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I recently purchased 12 of these and shucked them for one of my Synology units. Plug and play.
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Fries wrote: 202 in stock, boys! Get 'em while they're hot.
Guess they got a whole new shipment up to 305. Such a better deal then those crappy seagate shingled drives.

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