What hdd to get? Tags: Hard Drives SATA Storage Last response: November 25, 2011 6:47 PM in Storage Share eladmot November 25, 2011 6:16:21 PM I'm not sure on which hdd to get. I want a 1tb one but don't know what the difference is sata, sataII or sataIII. Can anyone help? Thanks More about : hdd Emerald a c 95 G Storage November 25, 2011 6:47:48 PM SATAII has 3GB of transfer rate SATAIII has 6GB of transfer rate a SATAIII will work on a SATAII controller but onlt at SATAII transfer speed WD Caviar Black is a great drive but will not work well in a RAID Samsung F3 and Seagate drives are good too and will work in a RAID Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWhat (WD-1TB HDD) should i get? Forum SolvedIf I put my OS and programs on my SSD what do I use my HDD for? Forum SolvedWhat HDD do I choose for storing? WD Black 1 TB or WD Blue 1 TB? I'll only store my games, music and pr0n Forum Solvedwhat happen if a hdd is plugged in to the psu but the sata is not plugged in? Forum SolvedWhat exactly is the difference between a Hybrid Drive and a SSD/HDD? Forum SolvedWhat are the read write speeds on these hdd's Forum SolvedWhat'll be missing if I just Copy/Paste OS from HDD to another Forum SolvedWhat happens with a Formatted HDD added to a Raid setup Forum SolvedNew HDD and Ram Installed what next? Forum SolvedWhat is the best price to performance ssd when paired with a 1tb hdd? Forum SolvedWhat is the real-life difference between 5200 and 7200 HDD RPM? Forum SolvedWhat is a better HDD? Forum SolvedDoes anyone know what's wrong with my HDD? Forum SolvedWhat HDD should I buy? (Replacing dud one) Forum SolvedWhat cables do I need to connect HDD and optical drive to motherboard? 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 SolvedWhat should I do with 2 ssds and 1 hdd? Forum SolvedSwapping Motherboard, OEM Re-Install, What Happens to my data on old HDD? Forum SolvedHow to tell what hdd im using for windows Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !