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Ioannis Vranos ioannis.vranos at
Mon Jan 30 13:16:41 UTC 2012

On Mon, Jan 30, 2012 at 7:55 AM, Basil Chupin <blchupin at> wrote:
> On 30/01/12 10:36, Ioannis Vranos wrote:
>> The 2.5 inch ones are small and portable. I have never experienced any
>> issue with them.
> Good. Glad to hear that. But someone will take your advice onboard without
> paying attention to the 2.5inch size and grab some cheapie 1T external
> thinking that they will now be in heaven :-) .

Well, larger externals with a power cord are cheap too. Anyway, I do
not think anyone using an external HDD will have any issue.

> (Question: BTW, does this apply to the new SSDs?)

If you mean whether external SSDs have any issues, I haven't used any
myself, and do not recommend them, since they are not a mature

Ioannis Vranos

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