$50 Seagate vs $75 Spinpoint F3 please HELP! Tags: Hard Drives SATA Cache Spinpoint Seagate Storage Product Last response: November 18, 2012 11:30 PM in Storage Share wrek3748 November 18, 2012 10:14:46 PM What are your opinions on these two drives? I can't decide which one would be better for my first build. Seagate Barracuda ST31000524AS 1TB 7200 RPM 32MB Cache SATA 6.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... OR SAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 ST1000DM005/HD103SJ 1TB 7200 RPM 32MB Cache SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Thanks in advance guys! More about : seagate spinpoint RealBeast a c 311 G Storage November 18, 2012 11:30:40 PM Either will work well. IIRC the benchmarks are better for the F3 but nothing that you would ever notice in use. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumWD Caviar Black vs Samsung Spinpoint F3 ForumSamsung 1TB SpinPoint F3 faulty now working, can I still RMA it? ForumPlease help with Diablo 3 build Forum$500 SYSTEM!! Feedback/ Help Please ! ForumSRT with Samsung Spintpoint F3 ForumAMD $650 Gaming Setup ( HELP PLEASE ) ForumMy first build: suggestions please ! Are there any glaring errors here? ForumFirst Time Gaming System Under $1,000: Please Evaluate ForumSamsung F3 1 TB (whooop!) vs . WD Caviar Black 1 TB. And SG Barracuda? ForumHelp /Opinion on my $1300 build. ForumAsus G 75 VW vs Building my own computer ForumNeed help with a New $1000 Gaming Rig Forum~$1,500+ gaming desktop review ForumHelp me choose specs on Alienware desktop please ForumBest SSD Of 2013, Which is it? ForumNeed help formatting a newly installed HDD ForumBuying first SSD need help ForumSeagate expansion external hard drive 2tb driver ForumI need help on chooing the right way to set up a RAID 1 ForumProblem with Laptop recognizing new SSD please help More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !