reply to A Lurker
Re: [Rant] Holy Hard Drive rip off There wasn't much of a supply of 3TB drives before the flood, 2TB was the sweet spot.
Still outrageously expensive, but that's what you get when the market is dominated by two players.
Thanks for the info guys. I'm still going to hold off on HDD's but I am going to purchase a ~60GB SATA II SSD for my gf's aging netbook, which I believe is just SATA I.