Solved WD VELOCIRAPTOR 300GB or G.SKILL PHOENIX PRO 120GB Tags: Hard Drives Wd Velociraptor G.SKILL Phoenix Storage Last response: January 10, 2011 5:07 PM in Storage Share blazinsoul January 8, 2011 12:47:27 PM just wondering which HDD I should put in my new build. the WD VELOCIRAPTOR 300GB 10000RPM 16MB cache SATA 2 HDD or the G.SKILL PHOENIX PRO 120GB SSD ill be using this for mostly gaming and programs so i want something quick but able to hold all my software! any suggestions (with reasons)??? look at my system specs for help if needed under *member config* . . . . «-----------╝ More about : velociraptor 300gb skill phoenix pro 120gb blazinsoul January 8, 2011 11:24:38 PM I plan to use this HDD to run the OS as well as some games if that is any help! blazinsoul January 9, 2011 3:21:54 AM does anywone have any suggestions??? Related resources G.Skill Phoenix Pro 120GB bad performance - Forum WD Raptor 150GB or WD Black 1TB - Forum Opinion about PC Gaming AMD. - Forum Are WD Caviar Black's a good choice for gaming? - Forum OCZ Core 64 SSD vs Velociraptor 300 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer blazinsoul January 10, 2011 2:12:37 AM doesn't anybody have any suggestions. im open to all ideas including your own !!! Best solution geofelt a c 115 G Storage January 10, 2011 2:21:08 AM Velociraptor is nice, but a good SSD beats it by far. Keep shopping for about a month until gthe Gen3 SSD's arrive with improved performance and lower cost per gb. If you must buy now, get a sandforce based ssd or, perhaps Intel. blazinsoul January 10, 2011 7:33:30 AM Best answer selected by blazinsoul. blazinsoul January 10, 2011 7:33:40 AM thanks for your help!!! excelerater January 10, 2011 5:07:51 PM I have that HD......a little noisy ,pretty fast but not fast enough for me Im waiting for the SSDs to drop $...... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumTom's Hardware Member System Gallery ForumAMD 990FX chipset build, please check for compatibility ForumWhat should i get the I5 2500K or the I5 3570K?? ForumIdle Chit Chat... ForumFirst built - ~ $1500 ForumWhat's a good modular PSU between 850-950w? Forum$4000 HD Video Editing Build ForumI am looking to build a PC that focuses on 3 things: HD Gaming, Photos ForumNew $3000+ Build Help/Advice Forum4tb hdd is being read as 2tb hdd ForumNew Velociraptor not showing up? ForumThe hard truth about Freecom Hard Drive Dock Pro (voltage problem?) ForumWhat files should I move from my SSD to my Velociraptor ? Forum[Solved] SSD vs VelociRaptor ForumJust installed my OCZ Vertex 2 120GB - benchmark question More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !