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Thoughts on wd 4tb blue 5400rpm ??

just for storage of games and movie

toshiba is liitle cheaper , seagate a bit more exp, wd in the middle

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I'd get whoever makes the cheapest new 4-5tb 7200 RPM drive.

 

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The difference between 5400rpm and 7200rpm doesn't matter as much as people think, other factors come into drive speed. 4tb 7200rpm drives cost WAY more money and don't offer much more performance if you are just using it for games and storage. 

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33 minutes ago, dfsgsfa said:

toshiba is liitle cheaper , seagate a bit more exp, wd in the middle

Whenever those three available, i get Toshiba or Hitachi.

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38 minutes ago, MurderM said:

The difference between 5400rpm and 7200rpm doesn't matter as much as people think, other factors come into drive speed. 4tb 7200rpm drives cost WAY more money and don't offer much more performance if you are just using it for games and storage. 

agree. but for system 7200rpm makes is much better than 5400rpm. for games and movbiesn ot so much.

 

Usually when people have really low budget they only get HDD. then 7200rpm makes more sense than 5400rpm.

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1 hour ago, MurderM said:

4tb 7200rpm drives cost

yes, roughly 50% more

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