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Are these results slow for a WD caviar black 500gb 7200rpm drive? It takes twice as long to load any map in BF3 compared to my friends and they only have a regular 7200rpm harddrive as well.

What can I do to speed it up?

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Edited by tyuo9980 - 12/15/11 at 8:39pm
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Have you defragmented recently? If not, try that and re-run CrystalDisk.
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Your scores look fine. Defragged lately?

Maybe you can check out my guide and that could help: www.overclock.net/t/1156654/seans-windows-7-install-guide-optimization-for-ssds-hdds

Other than that make sure you don't have a lot of background programs running. It could also be your internet connection?
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you could try connecting it to the sata3 ports if it isnt already. That would speed things up if your HDD is sata3. defrag will speed things up as well.
    
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