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 SolvedComputer has suddenly slowed down drastically. Forum SolvedComputer slowed down a lot Forum Solvedcomputer slowed down........ help needed Forum Bizarre Frequent Computer Freezes (Slowed-down sound, happens irregularly) Forum Adding another monitor has slowed my computer right down Forum Computer Slowed Way Down Randomly, No Virus Forum Keyboard to computer reaction time has slowed down Forum Installing XP has slowed down my computer Forum Computer has slowed down noticeably, not sure why. Forum SolvedWill adding really old drives to a computer slow it down? Forum SolvedComputer Slowing Down? Forum SolvedMy computer is slowing down after installing window 8.1 Forum SolvedRecently installed graphics card is slowing my computer down. Any ideas why? Forum SolvedHard drive possibly dying - computer slowing down significantly Forum SolvedComputer slows down after 5 minutes of running Forum SolvedWhole PC slowed down dont know why!!!! Forum SolvedDownload Speed Drastically Slowed Down Forum SolvedOnly my computer has slow down speeds. Forum SolvedProcess slowing down my computer Forum Solvedmy computer slow down very fast Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !