WHS 2011 - best hard drives for media server Tags: Media Server Storage Hard Drives Servers Last response: August 3, 2013 5:59 AM in Storage Share mmohon August 3, 2013 5:54:57 AM Need help choosing best hard drives for Windows Home Server - home server and media server. Was going to go with western digital reds. Is there any considerations to age between 2 and 3 TB. More about : whs 2011 hard drives media server SlitWeaver August 3, 2013 5:59:29 AM The 3TB will take longer to slow down. As a HDD fills up more, it gets slower, so the 3TB will be faster for the longest. Edit: If it wasn't so expensive, I'd say make the server drives all SSDs Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !