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What is the maximum size hard drive that the XL4 can use?

Discussion in 'TiVo Premiere DVRs' started by True Colors, Jun 23, 2012.

  1. unitron

    unitron Active Member

    Apr 28, 2006
    semi-coastal NC
    110TB divided by 2TB works out to 55 2TB hard drives.

    You're really running at least 55 hard drives?
  2. mattack

    mattack Active Member

    Apr 9, 2001
  3. aaronwt

    aaronwt UHD Addict

    Jan 31, 2002
    Unfortunately, easily more than 55, . I've got 31 drives with my WHS, 22 drives with my first unRAID, 8 drives with my second unRAID, 4 drives with my INTEL NAS, 5 drives with my TIVo Desktop Server, 2 drives with my DLink NAS, plus a couple of Buffalo NAS drives.
    And that's just the Network Storage. I still have drives in other PCs, TiVos, etc. plus some unused in storage boxes and USB/eSATA enclosures. And this is after selling around forty five of my 1TB and smaller drives on eBAY while hard drives prices were high in early Winter.
  4. aaronwt

    aaronwt UHD Addict

    Jan 31, 2002
    Sometimes I hate Amazon, when their prices jump up and down several times a week. This drive was $105 when I looked yesterday and today it's $110. Tomorrow it might be $104 or $111 or anywhere in between.

    But I do see the 3TB version of this drive is $150 which seems to be the best price per GB right now. I don't own any hard drives over 2TB in size.

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