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 Related resources Best Hard Drive for Windows Home Server 2011 Forum WHS 2011 Remote Access Media Library Alternative Forum Home storage and backup server. (WHS 2011) Forum SolvedHard config on WHS 2011 Forum Win7 Pro or WHS2011 for File Server/Workstation Forum First WHS 2011 server - help with few questions Forum SolvedWHS 2011 drive possibly bricked? Forum Best compatibility hardware for WHS2011 or FreeNAS? Forum SolvedBest hard drive for Media PC Forum SolvedBest Home Server Hard Drives? Forum SolvedWhat Hard Drive for Media server/seed box? Forum Which hard drives should I buy for my home media server? Forum Looking to replace samsung HD501LJ sata (Possible sata2) hard drive with a sata 3 hard drive for my media server Forum NAS, WHS, or Linux Server? Whats best for me Forum SolvedWhich chip-set is best for a home media server? Forum Solvedbest media center software for my home server Forum Windows Home Server 2011 - Miss match Drives Forum SolvedBest way to add storage to old desktop media server Forum Solved3tb WD My Book 1140 Media external hard drive not working Forum SolvedBest way to destroy hard drives? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !