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 SolvedNeed assistance in choosing a 2TB internal HDD Forum SSD Boot drive + 2TB HDD storage. How should i perform backup? Forum Storage Experts Needed Forum i need 2tb storage as my secondary primarily for movies and installers 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 SolvedNeed some advice from a storage expert Forum 32bit, Pentium(R)4 2.66GHz PC with 1GB RAM(DDR1) & 2TB HDD combined running very slow. Do I Need More RAM? 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 SolvedNeed Expert. Mobo, GPU, HDD or PSU? Computer won't fully boot Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !