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! m 0 l blazinsoul January 9, 2011 3:21:54 AM does anywone have any suggestions??? m 0 l Related resources FOR SALE: G.SKILL Phoenix Pro 120GB SSD - Forum G.Skill Phoenix Pro 120GB SandForce SF-1222 SSD - Forum G.Skill Phoenix Pro 120GB bad performance - Forum Installing Vista on 300gb WD VelociRaptor - Forum [FS] 300Gb 10000RPM Hard Drive WD Velociraptor $75 shipped - 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 !!! m 0 l Best solution geofelt a c 177 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. Share blazinsoul January 10, 2011 7:33:30 AM Best answer selected by blazinsoul. m 0 l blazinsoul January 10, 2011 7:33:40 AM thanks for your help!!! m 0 l 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 $...... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources WD VelociRaptor 300GB Vs WD Caviar Black 500GB RAID 0 Forum 300gb VelociRaptor WD for for new build or get something else? Forum SolvedWD VelociRaptor 10000RPM HDD vs 1 TB vs Samsung 850 Pro 1 TB SSD, which is better & faster?? Forum Upgrading to 120GB SSD with WD Velociraptor Forum OCZ Vertex 3 and Agility 3, G.Skill Falcon and Phoenix Pro Forum SolvedAsus P5Q-Pro Not Detecting WD VelociRaptor 300 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !