Seagate SATA III vs Samsung Spinpoint f3 SATA II Tags: Hard Drives SATA Spinpoint Seagate Storage Product Last response: August 9, 2011 5:09 AM in Storage Share Tosen August 8, 2011 9:48:56 PM Well, My pc is: Haf 932 case 570 gtx with accelero xtreme plus overclocked to surpass 580gtx stock levels GA-890XA-UD3 motherboard 8gb ddr3 1333Mhz Phenom II X4 965 stock @ 3.4 Ghz(with Vigor monsoon II LT heatsink) Cooler master silent pro 1000watts And the hard drive is 4 year old Hitachi HDP725032GLA360 SATA: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... I feel like it's fast but I do believe the ones I'm gonna mention are faster and are 1tb versions both with 32mb cache, 1 being SATA II(spinpoint f3) and the other one SATA III(seagate). Seagate SATAIII: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... vs Samsung SATA II: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... I did some research in the past and f3 was the king. So...which one performs better? More about : seagate sata iii samsung spinpoint sata tokencode a b G Storage August 9, 2011 5:09:55 AM Since neither drive will come close to maxing out a SATA II interface (thats 3.0Gbps/375MB/s) the SATA II versus SATA III component is kind of mute in my opinion. I personally would grab the seagate's only because I've had decent experiences with seagates before and have never owned a samsung. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Seagate SATA III vs Samsung Spinpoint f3 SATA II Forum Samsung SpinPoint F3 switch from SATA II to SATA I by SSpeed.zip software Forum SolvedSamsung Spinpoint F3 1 TB (SATA2) vs WDC Caviar Blue 1 TB (SATA3) Forum SolvedSeagate Barracuda ST3 vs SAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 Forum Samsung SpinPoint F3 HD103SJ running on sata 150 motherboard Forum WD Black Caviar SATA6 vs. Spinpoint F3? Forum SolvedSamsung SpinPoint 1TB SATA2 vs WD Caviar Black 1TB SATA3 Forum SolvedWill a Seagate SATA III SSHD drive work with a SATA II motherboard? Forum Intel DG965RY SATA-II and Samsung Spinpoint F1 Forum Samsung spinpoint F3, Seagate barracuda, or WD caviar black? Forum SolvedSamsung Spinpoint F3 HD103SJ vs. HE103SJ Forum $50 Seagate vs $75 Spinpoint F3 please HELP! Forum SolvedSATA II vs SATA III SSD Compatability Forum WD Caviar Black vs. SAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 Forum WD Caviar Black vs Samsung Spinpoint F3 Forum WD Caviar Black 1TB Vs. Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB Forum Western Digital Caviar Black VS Samsung Spinpoint F3 Forum What should i buy - CAVIAR BLACK vs SAMSUNG SPINPOINT F3 Forum WD Caviar Black 1TB VS Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB? Forum SolvedSAS vs SAS2 / SATA ii vs SATA iii Backplane Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !