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WD Black 500 GB Desktop Hard Drive: 3.5 Inch, 7200 RPM, SATA III, 64 MB Cache Reviews

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Totally Dubbed

Absolutely blazing fast

Posted

Pros: Fast, solid performance, stable

Bought this HDD for my mothers PC build, acting as a primary hard driver for her PC build. Thus Windows 7 professional was installed on it. I must say the performance is absolutely outstanding, almost to the point of beating my own Corsair Force GT SSD in some respects. For example the boot up time of the HDD from cold boot to Windows is around 50 seconds. This is with an i3-3225, 8GB of Corsair Vengeance RAM and a Gigabyte motherboard. It really surprised me how well this HDD performs. I would HIGHLY suggest this hard drive to anyone looking for a primary HDD for their PC's. Might be wise getting the blue/green version as a secondary/tertiary hard drive for your PC - this would save you...
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