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WHAT HARD DRIVE DO YOU RECOMMEND FOR MY GAMING RIG???

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June 19, 2012 8:55:35 PM

WHAT HARD DRIVE DO YOU RECOMMEND FOR MY GAMING RIG???

Does anyone know of any good deals?
I was looking to spend around 100-125!!!

I was looking at these

1) Seagate Barracuda ST1500DL003 Green 1.5TB 3.5" SATA 6.0Gb/s Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive $110 newegg (1.5tb for $110)
2) Seagate SV35.5 ST1000VX000 1TB 3.5" SATA 6.0Gb/s Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive $115 newegg (new SV35.5 series)
3) Western Digital AV-GP WD10EURX 1TB IntelliPower SATA 6.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive $110 newegg
4) Western Digital Caviar Green 1TB WD10EZRX 3.5" SATA 6.0Gb/s Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive $99 newegg




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June 20, 2012 1:13:22 AM

You can't go wrong with Western Digital Caviar Black.
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June 20, 2012 1:28:49 AM

never use a green drive for gaming, those are more oriented for storing images and videos since it has a slower read speed
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June 23, 2012 10:47:02 AM

Thanks for your input!

I went with this hard drive for $119 off tigerdirect.com

Seagate Barracuda
ST2000DM001 2TB Serial ATA Hard Drive -
7200RPM, 64MB, SATA 6Gb/s

Figure 2tb good for $119???
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June 23, 2012 9:00:19 PM

Yes that is a good $/GB value.
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