Decent internal Main drive for my build (WD) 500 GB Tags: Hard Drives Western Digital Build Storage Product Last response: March 27, 2011 1:00 AM in Storage Share keto6789 March 26, 2011 10:40:54 PM Hi. Is this a good main drive for my build? I think 500gb should be large enough for the main drive. or should I go with 1 TB drive?? I heard performance is better on a 500gb? Hmmmm. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16822136795 thanks More about : decent internal main drive build 500 tecmo34 a c 142 G Storage March 26, 2011 11:01:15 PM If your motherboard has SATA III, it is a good hard drive. Otherwise, I would go with the Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB keto6789 March 26, 2011 11:07:21 PM tecmo34 said:If your motherboard has SATA III, it is a good hard drive. Otherwise, I would go with the Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB Actually, the mobo has both 3 and 6sata, so maybe this 1TB will do? Seagate 1TB http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16822148727 Related resources WD 500gb mybook hdd as a internal ? - Forum WD green for my Main HD??? - Forum Wd 500gb external hard drive wrong power supply - Forum Dell Inspiron 531S won't reconzie 2nd internal 500 gb WD hard drive - Forum Each WD Internal drive getting bad sectors after some days!!! - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer tecmo34 a c 142 G Storage March 26, 2011 11:38:15 PM I'm not a fan of Seagate hard drives for the most part, so I would recommend going with either the Samsung or WD 1TB Black, if you want a 1TB drive. keto6789 March 27, 2011 1:00:37 AM tecmo34 said:I'm not a fan of Seagate hard drives for the most part, so I would recommend going with either the Samsung or WD 1TB Black, if you want a 1TB drive. Thanks, that's what I thought. I've used WD over the years and have never really had any problems with them, at least the "internal" ones. Thanks Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: Forum~$600 build , would it be decent ? ForumWD Caviar Blue 500GB too slow? ForumNot able to read a internal HDD WD 500 GB if I am using it as a external ForumNot able to read a internal HDD WD 500 GB if I am using it as a external ForumShould i upgrade from 500 GB Seagate to 2TB WD ForumFirst time build , advice please? =) $ 500 -600 ForumNew Build - $1, 500 Hardware Budget - Thoughts? ForumWD 500gb Hard disk Problem ForumAny decent $ 500 gaming rigs? Forum~ 500 -600$ Workstation Build ForumWhat 500GB internal Hard Drive ? ForumWhy are WD Green drives not good as primary drive ? Forum1 HDD vs. 2 HDD RAID-0 Forum[Solved] Can't format the drive! ForumHow to get win XP setp to recognize hard drive? More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !