Are 2 500GB 7200rpm HDD's better than 1 TB 7200rpm HDD for gaming??? Tags: Hard Drives Gaming Storage Last response: January 6, 2010 3:47 AM in Storage Share manooly January 5, 2010 12:58:20 PM I'm just curious if I should order a 1 TB 7200rpm HDD or two 500GB 7200rpm HDD's. I do like to do alot of gaming (Lord of the Rings Online, Dragon Age, Crysis, etc...). Any info would be appreciated. Let me know if you need more info from me. Thanks for your time! - manooly More about : 500gb 7200rpm hdd 7200rpm hdd gaming wa1 January 6, 2010 2:57:52 AM As far as i know, the game itself surely installed on 1 hardisk not 2, right? So it doesn't matter what would u choose... m 0 l cjl a b 4 Gaming a b G Storage January 6, 2010 3:47:08 AM Honestly, I'd be surprised if you could tell a difference. I'd lean towards the single drive for reasons entirely unrelated to speed (such as cable clutter, number of free SATA ports, etc). m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedDo I need to invest on 16gb ram or 7200rpm 500gb hdd or 5400 rpm 1tb hybrid 8gb hdd? Forum Do you get a 500GB Samsung 2.5" 7200RPM External HDD? Forum Solved128GB SSD or 2TB 7200RPM HDD Forum Best 1TB HDD 7200RPM for under $100 Forum FS: WD 2TB 7200RPM Internal HDD BNIB Forum FS: WD 2TB 7200RPM Internal HDD BNIB Forum SolvedDo you recommend me this 1TB HDD? And how is the 500GB version of it more expensive than the 1TB HDD version? Forum Solvedis 5400rpm WD caviar green 2tb faster than 7200rpm seagate baracuda 2tb? Forum Current fastest 500gb 7200rpm HDD? Forum Dell 500GB 7200rpm HDD vs 256GB SSD Forum What is better a dual 7200 rpm HDD 500gb or a 256GB SSD + 1TB Hybrid drive Forum Solved1TB hdd or 2 x 500GB hdd Forum SSHD vs 7200RPM 2.5" HDD vs SSD + External HDD Forum Is 1TB HDD enough for gaming or should I better get 2TB? Forum Which 7200rpm 2.5inch HDD to get for laptop? Or is SSD the only choice? Forum Performance wise whats better? 3x 500gig RAID0 vs 1.5TB 7200rpm singl Forum 2TB hard drive and 500gb HDD can i raid1 500gb n use the rest Forum RAID 0 with 2x 1TB per platter 7200rpm HDDs Forum 1TB 5400rpm or 750GB 7200rpm for gaming Forum Solvedare 3 TB HDD more prone to failure than 1TB or 2 TB? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !