Need experts, 2TB HDD for Storage, Handbrake, Torrent download Tags: Hard Drives Storage Video Torrent Last response: April 14, 2012 11:59 PM in Storage Share thegamecpt April 14, 2012 11:51:08 PM Im looking for 1TB or 2TB HDD for video storage, Handbrake encoding, and Torrent downloading. Now, I considering 2 hard drives. 1. WD Caviar Black WD1001FALS 1TB 7200 RPM. 2. SAMSUNG EcoGreen F4 HD204UI 2TB 5400 RPM. Questions: 1. Any performance difference between the 2 in terms of my workload (Handbrake, Torrent, Video storage, HD video playback)? 2. Can Samsung EcoGreen F4 perform well on multitasking (downloading, waching video, encoding)? Right now, WD is for $135, EcoGeen F4 is for $107. Which one would you pick ?? Can you guys throw some suggestion? More about : experts 2tb hdd storage handbrake torrent download rolli59 a c 265 G Storage April 14, 2012 11:59:33 PM I would pick the Samsung for the added space, that it is slower is not going to affect at any point that you pulled up! m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedBest 2TB HDD for storage Forum Solved2TB WD Green HDD mysterious behaviour, need help diagnosing! Forum SSD Boot drive + 2TB HDD storage. How should i perform backup? Forum SolvedNeed assistance in choosing a 2TB internal HDD Forum i need 2tb storage as my secondary primarily for movies and installers Forum Storage Experts Needed Forum hey i need a good 2tb hdd for heavy games and a good 1tb hdd for file help!! Forum SolvedNeed help deciding the right storage options : SSD vs mSATA SSD vs HDD Forum SolvedTime to buy my storage, need help :)! (SSD vs. HDD) Forum SolvedFirst Build SSD OS and HDD for storage need help Forum SolvedUsing an SSD only as a boot drive for windows and the HDD for storage. Need help for configuring. Forum 32bit, Pentium(R)4 2.66GHz PC with 1GB RAM(DDR1) & 2TB HDD combined running very slow. Do I Need More RAM? Forum SolvedNeed some advice from a storage expert Forum SolvedUsing ssd boot drive and hdd storage (need help) Forum 32Gb SSD + 2TB HDD (Raid 0) - Do I need to defrag? Forum Need help with upgrading old HDD to new SSD boot drive + 2 TB HDD Storage combo Forum Raid and storage GURUS advice needed! Multi OS with Raid and multiple SSDS/HDD Forum Samsung HD103SJ Logic Board Needed (for 2Tb HDD) Forum Installed a new SSD and new Windows, left old HDD as storage, worked for 2 weeks and now says it needs to be formatted, help! Forum Need Help with SSD Boot Drive & HDD Storage Drive Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !