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Windows 7: recommended 1 TB/ 2 TB hard drives?

24 Oct 2009   #11
mickey megabyte

ultimate 64 sp1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by torrentg View Post
Hey, very cool!

I suspect that the Black I posted above is not being used to its full potential speedwise because of the PCI interface it is going through.
Not sure, but probably.

PParks1, do you mind possibly posting an HDTune of your Black so I can compare yours to mine on PCI?
you're probably right - the black is a nice drive.


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24 Oct 2009   #12
pparks1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by torrentg View Post
PParks1, do you mind possibly posting an HDTune of your Black so I can compare yours to mine on PCI?
Yeah, here is my WD Caviar Black 1TB


And here in my Intel SSD (OS drive)
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24 Oct 2009   #13
torrentg

7600.20510 x86
 
 

Thanks. Confirms my theory on the PCI card I'm using. I have no other way to attach the drive though, besides my 2 onboard SATA I ports which are already in use anyhow.

That OS drive is crazy! Really cool how it maintains similar performance throughout the whole storage medium.
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