New hdd, what to buy Tags: Hard Drives Storage Last response: November 20, 2011 8:02 AM in Storage Share dacster84 November 20, 2011 7:07:33 AM Hello, recently my storage HDD died so i'm stuck with a old 200gb HDD which is kinda outdated This is my Mobo : ASUS Rampage II Extreme, Socket-1366 ATX, X58, DDR3, 3xPCIe(2.0)x16, 2xGbLAN, FireWire, TweakIt, iROG, SupremeFX X-Fi As far as i know it supports up to 3gb/s hdd. Now my question is, i want to buy 2 harddisks. 1 for my OS and games to run on while the other one is for downloading/movies/sharing etc. I'm on a i7 960 cpu with 6gb corsair DDR. Corsair 850W PSU and a gtx285 vid. What disks should i get? Thanks, Rick More about : hdd buy pro-gamer November 20, 2011 8:02:38 AM for OS and some heavy games buy an SSD its the best solution for your system for extra stuff like music,download,others etc look for an 1tb f3 spin. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Buying new components: What to prioritize - RAM, GFX Card or HDD/SSD? Forum SolvedPlz suggest me to buy new 1tb internal hdd Forum SolvedCloning a HDD to a new one. Will I have to buy Windows again? Forum SolvedWhat HDD should I buy? (Replacing dud one) Forum SolvedInstalling Windows 7 on new SSD, what happens to old HDD that had Windows 7 first? Forum SolvedNew pc gamer, looking to buy cheap monitor gtx 650, what resolution/aspect ratio? Forum SolvedShould I buy a new HDD with my new gaming system? Forum SolvedI want to buy a new HDD. Forum SolvedNew HDD and Ram Installed what next? Forum SolvedWhat power supply should i buy for my new PC? Forum SolvedHDD, what to buy, when to buy? Forum SolvedWhat windows 7 package should I buy for a new custom built PC? Forum SolvedRepair BAD Sectors or Buy a new HDD? Forum Want to buy new Seagate HDD Forum SolvedWant To Upgrade My OS and Add New HDD. What's Involved? Forum SolvedUsing old HDD with 8.1 installed in new build format, sysprep, what? Forum SolvedIs everything OK with my new gaming computer I want to buy and what Monitor should I buy? Forum SolvedWhat to do with my new monster 4TB HDD? Forum SolvedWhat SLI/Crossfire setup should I buy for my new build? Forum What HDD should I buy from these 3? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !