+5 year old HDD vs spinpoint f3? Tags: Hard Drives Spinpoint Seagate Storage Last response: February 4, 2013 11:31 PM in Storage Share chromic February 4, 2013 4:06:14 PM how can a +5 year old seagate 320gb hdd have better acces time (14.8) than literally a 3 hour old brand new samsung spinpoint f3? (15) !?!?!? More about : year hdd spinpoint popatim a c 518 G Storage February 4, 2013 11:31:49 PM Both use PMR recording technology and though platter density (how much data you can fit on a single platter) has significantly increased the technology to move the heads to where the need to be to read the data in time has not changed much at all. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumDecision Help: Spinpoint F3 1TB vs WD 1. 5 Caviar Green ForumSamsung Spinpoint F3 HD103SJ vs . HE103SJ Forum3x Spinpoint F3 to 1x Caviar Green - performance hit (Media) ForumWhat should i buy - CAVIAR BLACK vs SAMSUNG SPINPOINT F3 ForumCAn't choose: Samsung spinpoint F3 or WD black 500gb?? ForumSeagate SATA III vs Samsung Spinpoint f3 SATA II ForumSeagate SATA III vs Samsung Spinpoint f3 SATA II ForumWD Caviar Black 1TB VS Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB? ForumSamsung Spinpoint F3 1 TB (SATA2) vs WDC Caviar Blue 1 TB (SATA3) ForumSpinpoint F3 weird noise? ForumSRT with Samsung Spintpoint F3 ForumFastest?? F3 vs WD black 640GB vs .Seagate 7200.12 barracuda ForumBest SSD Of 2013, Which is it? More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !