Computer slowed down Tags: Hard Drives Computer Windows Vista Storage Last response: December 18, 2008 3:47 PM in Storage Share stav December 18, 2008 1:33:59 PM hey i just installed a 500gig segate 7200.11 and since i installed that it slowed down my computer a huge amount i noticed just want to see if there is any opinions on what could be causing lol my computer intel q 9550 asus p5q-e mobo 4 gig cruicial ram ati 4970x2 sapphire 750w psu vista 64 home premium More about : computer slowed roadrunner197069 December 18, 2008 2:13:36 PM Run HD tune, your Reads and your access time probably suck real bad. It could be that Vista is taking a bit to index it as well. One it gets it indexed it should speed back up. stav December 18, 2008 3:47:53 PM ok i run hd tune pro 3.10 on benchmard (read) my results were tranfer rate: min - .9 mb/sec max - 107.3 mb/sec average - 44.5 mb/sec access time 37.3ms burst rate 22.9 mb/sec cpu usage 3.2% temp 21C how are those numbers compared to anything i have no clue lol is this what is causing me to slow down thanks in advance Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumComputer Slowed Way Down Randomly, No Virus ForumComputer has slowed down noticeably, not sure why. ForumWhy has my internet randomly just slowed down ? ForumBoot sequence has slowed down enormously ForumRtn-16 asus slowed down when windows 8 computer attached ForumInternet has slowed down ForumNewly built system has slowed way down ForumCan the 8800GT be slowed down with a setting? ForumWhy my System slowed down considerably after insta ForumNew CPU slowed down my graphics card?!?! ForumKeyboard to computer reaction time has slowed down ForumBroadband Cable slowed down ForumThis is unfockingbelievable ! Turbo Tech slowed me down the whole time ForumInstalling XP has slowed down my computer ForumBelkin reduced my security and You Tube slowed down ForumSSD swap for Avatar 145A2 Ultrabook? Forumnew hardware on slow computer points to my HDD but not so sure ForumTwo identical drives; One Computer.. Forum2 Computer USB 2.0 and 1 External Enclosure/Drive ?? ForumHow to make my hard drive show in My Computer? More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !