Solved 2TB WD green or Seagate 2TB barracuda for storage? Tags: Rift Hard Drives Gaming Barracuda Networks boot drive Storage Seagate Amazon Games Western Digital tsw New Build Last response: September 7, 2013 1:28 PM in Storage Share SAD23 September 7, 2013 11:54:29 AM Im looking for a storage drive to go with my build. I will be using (http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B009LI7C5I/ref=ox_sc...) as my boot drive and for storing my main games (the secret world and rift). http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B008YAHW6I/ref=ox_sc... or http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B006H32Q3S/ref=ox_sc... for general storage? More about : 2tb green seagate 2tb barracuda storage Reply to SAD23 Best solution RealBeast a b 4 Gaming a c 229 G Storage September 7, 2013 12:41:25 PM The Green uses less energy but is a slower drive and less responsive since it parks the heads quickly. If you will access the storage drive often, I would use the Seagate. I've used many of each and they are both quite reliable. Reply to RealBeast JackNaylorPE a b 4 Gaming a c 94 G Storage September 7, 2013 12:42:39 PM Greens are slow http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/desktop-hdd.15-st40... Reply to JackNaylorPE Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer popatim a b 4 Gaming a c 352 G Storage September 7, 2013 1:28:30 PM Definitely the Barracuda. You don't mention having another drive so you will want the faster barracuda to load games/programs/apps to. Reply to popatim Ask the community Post an answer Related resources: Forum2TB WD green or Seagate 2TB barracuda? ForumSolved1TB WD + samsung 120GB SSD vs 2TB WD + Seagate Barracuda 1TB ForumSolvedWD Black 2TB Vs Seagate Barracuda 2TB for Dxtory? ForumSolvedis 5400rpm WD caviar green 2tb faster than 7200rpm seagate baracuda 2tb? ForumWD 2TB Caviar Black or Seagate Barracuda 2TB 7200 RPM?! ForumSeagate Barracuda 2TB STBD2000101 or WD Caviar Black 1TB WDBAAZ0010HN ForumSeagate GoFlex Desk Adapter with WD Caviar Green 2TB Drive Forum2x Seagate 1TB in RAID 0 vs 1x WD Black 2TB FOR STORAGE ForumSolvedASUS p8z77-v will not recognize Seagate 2TB Barracuda hard drive, update bios or not? ForumSolved2TB seagate barracuda partitioning ForumSolvedNeed Advice Please: Seagate barracuda 2TB 7200rpm and Samsung SSD 120GB ForumSolvedSeagate Barracuda 1TB vs 2TB Performance Forum2tb seagate barracuda enough for recording in 1080p? ForumSolvedHDD 2TB WD Green ForumSolvedAlternate To Western Digital Green Cavair 2Tb WD20EZRX ForumPA/NJ WTT: Seagate Barracuda 2TB x2 for a GOOD mid tower chassis ForumSolvedWD Blue 1TB @7200 RPM vs Green 2TB @5400 RPM ForumSolvedWD Green 2TB WD20EZRX Problem ForumSolvedSpeedfan says 0% HDD fitness and current pending sector error... "2TB WD Green - Data drive" ForumSeagate barracuda 2tb reliability More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !