Solved Hard drive help for my system Tags: Hard Drives Storage Last response: December 4, 2012 9:48 PM in Storage Share Oranjecrush December 4, 2012 1:20:16 AM Which hard drive do you think would work better for my system? i am only getting ONE hard drive. PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: Intel Core i5-3470 3.2GHz Quad-Core Processor ($199.99 @ Newegg) CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($34.99 @ Newegg) Motherboard: ASRock H77 Pro4/MVP ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($87.55 @ Newegg) Memory: G.Skill Ares Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($37.99 @ Newegg) Video Card: Sapphire Radeon HD 7870 GHz Edition 2GB Video Card ($251.97 @ Newegg) Case: Cooler Master CM 690 II (Black) ATX Mid Tower Case ($64.99 @ Newegg) Power Supply: SeaSonic S12II 620W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($83.98 @ Newegg) Optical Drive: Lite-On iHAS124-04 DVD/CD Writer ($22.98 @ Newegg) Mouse: Dell 468-7409 Mouse Wired Optical Mouse ($26.97 @ Newegg) Storage: Western Digital Caviar Black 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($109.99 @ Newegg) Storage: Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($88.98 @ Newegg) More about : hard drive system | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Best solution avenseth12 December 4, 2012 2:38:33 AM I have PC's running with both of those drives. Save the money and get the Samsung. I haven't had any problems with my samsung, it's been running for about 8 months. | Report abuse Oranjecrush December 4, 2012 8:54:41 PM so there isn't one that performs better? they are about the same? | Report abuse avenseth12 December 4, 2012 9:24:37 PM Yes the performance will be similar | Report abuse Oranjecrush December 4, 2012 9:48:50 PM Best answer selected by Oranjecrush. | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Storage>Hard drive help for my system> Related ressources: ForumOne of my hard drive is not opening and its file system type became raw instead ForumIs my hard drive causing my system to freeze up? ForumOperating System Not Found Hard Drive Damage Won't Boot from Disc ForumHard Drive failed - help rebuilding Raid system ForumNeed Help Moving Hard Drive from one system To New Desktop ForumMove system to another hard drive ? ForumWhat to do when system shows warning related to hard drive ForumHardware/software issues w/ hard drive test/wipe system setup + REWARD ForumOperating system not found after installing new hard drive ForumOperating system not found after installing new hard drive ForumNew hard drive in old system -- help please? ForumWhy did Windows 7 install system files on my secondary internal hard drive ? ForumSystem cannot recognize hard drive after crush. ForumExternal Hard drive asks for format, tried recovery - help ForumNeed help recovering hard drive contents ForumExternal Hard Drive Problems, Please Help ForumBest SSD Of 2013, Which is it? Forum[Solved] My ADATA SH93 external drive lost one partition!!!! ForumRestoring hard drives back to factory settings, help please! ForumFormatting SSD with Win7 OS? Help me please!! More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !