16mb cache Tags: Optical Media Cache Hard Drives Storage Last response: June 30, 2010 4:15 PM in Storage Share Anonymous a b G Storage June 30, 2010 5:40:21 AM Hello, what are the differences between 1TB Hard disks of the following descriptions:a) SataII, 5400rpm, 64MB cache; and, b)SataII, 7200rpm, 16MB cache? More about : 16mb cache jsc a b G Storage June 30, 2010 4:15:30 PM "a" is clearly a "green" drive with 48 mb more cache, slower access times, quieter, and probably lower power consumption. This is assuming that all other factors such as platter size are equal, and they probably are not. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumDifference Between 64MB and 16MB Cache Forum16mb vs 32 mb cache for hard drives Forum32mb cache VS 16mb cache ForumDifference 16MB buffer cache and 32 MB Forum16MB cache in 500GB drive vs 32MB cache in 1TB drive ForumWestern Digital Scorpio Black WD3200BEKT 320GB 7200 RPM 16MB Cache 2.5" SATA 3.0 Forum640 GB 32MB cache (SATA) vs 500 GB 16MB cache (SATA II) Forum32MB cache and 16MB cache ...Both together? ForumPerformance difference in 32MB cache and 16MB Forum16MB or 32MB cache ? Forum16MB Cache better than 32MB? ForumSingle 32MB cache vs. 16MB RAID 0 Forum7200rpm 32MB Cache vs. 10000rpm 16MB Cache ForumRaid 0 - 3 vs 4 drives and 16MB vs 32MB Cache ForumCache 16MB or 32MB? Forum500gig 16mb cache or 500gig 32mb cache ? ForumExternal HD w/ 500gb+, eSATA, and 16mb + cache ? ForumSeagate Barracuda 7200.10 16mb cache good for gaming ? Forum4tb hdd is being read as 2tb hdd Forum16mb cache or 32mb? More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !