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Old 12-30-2013, 06:35 PM   #1
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Upgrading a series 5 Roamio

I'd like to know which drive is the best one to use for upgrading the Roamio, WD30EURS or WD30EURX or any other, just looking for the BEST.
Also can a 4TB drive be used instead?
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Old 12-30-2013, 07:48 PM   #2
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Either should work fine, as long as its a Green, AV drive. 3TB is the limit so far.
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Old 12-31-2013, 10:46 AM   #3
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I'd like to know which drive is the best one to use for upgrading the Roamio, WD30EURS or WD30EURX or any other, just looking for the BEST.
Also can a 4TB drive be used instead?
Thanks.
I have used both the green and red WD drives and if there is any difference I can't tell, maybe one will last longer than the other, but without a long term study we will never know, and at the end of such a long term study the models will have changed, any WD green drive will do the job, just get the best price for the size drive you want, as stated 3Tb is for now the biggest DIY drive that can be used.
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