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Which is the fastest 7200 2.5 inch hard drive?

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WD vs Seagate vs Samsung vs who ever

witch is the fastest 7200 2.5 inch hard drive?

i heard good things about the WD scorpio black edition is it the fastest one or is there a faster one?
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http://www.Newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=22-148-940
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please: non hybrid,
thank you.
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Whether you like hybrids or not, lucky seven is right. That is the fastest large storage device you can put in a laptop period.

If you have to have a regular hard drive for some odd reason, then I have to ask for you budget. The reason being is that this one seem to be the fastest http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16822148710 but for 250 bucks, you might as well throw a 500GB SSD in there for that.
Edited by Tjj226 Angel - 3/6/13 at 5:25pm
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What is your budget and what is your capacity requirement?
Edited by OCScrub - 3/6/13 at 5:27pm
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Originally Posted by shteklis View Post

please: non hybrid,
thank you.

then yes just get the wd black. I have one that I swapped for a hyperx 3k.

using as a backup drive ATM. not bad.
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why not hybrid?
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I have two WD Blacks in my G74, they are pretty good little drives. The only thing I would ever replace on of them for is an SSD.
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