Solved Should I use my 120 GB SSD as a boot drive or as a cache? Tags: SSD Cache Boot Hard Drives Components Last response: September 20, 2013 5:30 PM in Components Share LoliElin September 20, 2013 5:16:43 PM I have a 120 GB SSD and a 500GB HDD. Which way would be better? More about : 120 ssd boot drive cache bignastyid September 20, 2013 5:18:40 PM Install the os on the SSD and use the hdd for storage. m 0 l SchizTech September 20, 2013 5:20:20 PM Performance wise it's better to boot directly off the SSD, and put files on the HDD. 120 GB is enough to boot from and hold a normal allotment of programs, unless you have a particular number of programs which take up a lot of space. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Best solution USAFRet September 20, 2013 5:30:49 PM Boot. A 128 can actually hold the OS + a lot of applications. Not including games, of course. And most cache schemes are limited to using only 64GB. Share Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources 64 GB SSD - Use as Win7 Boot Drive or Cache ?? Forum SolvedShould I use a SSD drive AND a cache? Forum Solved250GB SSD better to use as cache or primary drive. Forum SolvedGood idea to use 120gb SSD as main drive? Forum Can I use an SSD as Boot and Cache drive Forum Solved[SSD] 60GB vs 120GB vs Other for Boot Drive Forum SolvedCannot get my Samsung 840 EVO 120GB SSD to boot-up using AHCI Mode - Please Help! Forum Hello I plan on getting a 120gb ssd for my boot drive and get a secondary hard drive for other stuff can i install steam with Forum SolvedShould I use Crucial mSATA ssd as PC boot drive? Forum Using the built-in SSD cache as boot drive Forum what is best allocation size for a 120 gb ssd used as a c drive? Forum Use 120 GB SSD with ATA Hard drive Forum SolvedShould I use mobo's RAID or hardware RAID for RAID 0 on SSD boot drive Forum SolvedShould I use an SSD for a boot drive or not? Forum Solved64gb ssd+32gb cache for HDD vs 120 gb ssd Forum SolvedCan I use a Cache drive AND an SSD? Forum SolvedIs 120 gb ssd to low or should I get 250 gb or 500gb Forum Solvedi have a samsung 840 125gb SSD and also have a western Digital 1 tb 64 mg cache 10,000 rpm which one should i put my games on Forum SolvedHow can I use my Samsung Evo 250 as a boot drive, but also use part of it to cache my 1TB hard drive? Forum SolvedNew machine with SSD boot drive and unused SSD for Cache with 2 mechanical drives in Raid 1 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !