However, I kept my old hdd, its making weird noises (tapping/clicking/scratching) and whenever I play games like Medal of Honor, sometimes even when i'm browsing the internet like I am right now it's lagging. When i move my mouse it's lagging/shocking.
Can anyone tell me if this could be my HDD failing?
Yes i know there's alot of HDD threads about weird noises meaning that i should directly buy a new one. But I've not seen anything about "symptons" like laggs etc.
could be your hdd (the clicking is good that means its working) but if its very loud then no. or it could be your motherboard driver for your sata ports but its more likeley that your hdd is failing. how old is your hdd? and has it ever been shocked,or damaged? also did it get laggy,clicky slowly?
update your bios but i dont thing that is the problem(i think its safe to say your hdd is broken) if you have a spare hdd you can try it? if you are getting a new one you should look at an ssd its really fast and never really fails(never breaks without actually physically damaging it with a hammer) or get a fast normal physical hdd(10 000rpm)