80 gb Velociraptor for OS Tags: Hard Drives Velociraptor Storage Last response: September 7, 2012 9:27 PM in Storage Share fakeprince24 September 7, 2012 8:56:14 PM well i m thinking of using a 80 gb velociraptor as os drive for my win 7 64bit ultimate.i wanna know will thr be a data or boot up speed improvement over a 7200 rpm drive and also raptor vs a ssd in performance regards More about : velociraptor geofelt a c 177 G Storage September 7, 2012 9:27:02 PM The raptor will be a slight improvement over a conventional hard drive. But, today, I would not use anything but a SSD. It is a big difference in anything you do. Get at least 60gb, preferably 120gb or more. Larger ssd's perform a bit better. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Boot drive: 80gb 10k velociraptor or 7200 1tb for $60? Forum Western Digital Velociraptor 80GB Hard Drive Forum 80GB Velociraptor (10,000RPM) Best Offer Forum SolvedVelociraptor for OS Forum SolvedCan I install a 500 GB Velociraptor 2.5" drive without a heatsink in a Cooler Master HAF 932? Forum Solved1Tb VelociRaptor hdd vs 240gb hyperx 3k ssd which one should I get? Forum Solved256GB SSD vs. 600GB Velociraptor Forum SolvedWD Velociraptor 6.0GB/s? Forum SolvedVelociraptor 600GB vs. Crucial M4 SSD 128GB Forum 1TB new gen velociraptor vs RAID0 3x300GB VR150s Forum SolvedWD VELOCIRAPTOR 300GB or G.SKILL PHOENIX PRO 120GB Forum SolvedKingston or VelociRaptor WD1500HLFS 150GB Forum SolvedVelociraptor 300gb? Forum SolvedInstalling Vista on 300gb WD VelociRaptor Forum Velociraptor RAID installed but no AHCI mode on SSD OS drive Forum SolvedWhat does + 80GB mSATA SSD Caching mean? Forum SSD better than WD velociRaptor for OS boot and temp drive? Forum WD VelociRaptor 150GB 10000 RPM $29 Forum SolvedWill Pentium D CPU 2.80 GHz with 3.24 GB Ram support Windows 7 Forum Should I install OS on the Velociraptor or 1TB Hitachi? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !