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Help me pick one of those, buying tomorow =P

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It is finally time to step up, a little bit before time because I planed to buy altogether along with a 2500k rig. But since windows ''Detect a hard disc problem'' and that I lost half of my speed + the fact that I don't know for how long it will be kept alive. I decided to buy another Hard Drive
Now since I have a nice computer store not far from home that offers competitive price ( I think ) and no hassle about shipping, I decided to buy it there so my choice is limited

Ive got :
-Sata2 500gigs BLEU 16mo WD5000AAKS $42.99
-Sata2 500gigs GREEN 32mo WD5000AADS $47.37
-Sata3 640gigs Black 64mo WD6402AAEX $69.99
-Sata2 1000gigs GREEN 64mo WD10EARS $64.88
-Sata2 1000gigs BLEU 32mo WD10EALS 7200RPM $71.06
-Sata3 1000gigs Black 64mo WD1002FAEX $95.78
-Sata2 1500gigs GREEN 64mo WD15EARS $81.36

There is normally more choice but it's over budget
I mostly do some gaming, movies/animes and homeworks. Also, the 250g I have at the moment will be sitting on the side as I need the IDE cable for optical drive and it can't reach both and there is still 100g of free space on it so the 1T is not necessary but overpower is always fun as some here say I am personally already leaning toward the 640 black but I wanted what you guys think.
Besides that, I could be interested on online deals only if I save more than 10$ including shipping.

Thank you guys
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2500k @4.5 (tweaking) Asrock P67 Extreme 4 Gen3 EVGA GTX570 G.Skill ripjaws 8g 1600mhz 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Crucial M4 SSD WD Black Asus dvd burner Custom Rasa RS240 kit +GT fans 
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W7 64bit ultimate Nec 21" Das ultimate silent Corsair HX750 
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CM 690 II advanced 
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post #2 of 5
If you haven't filled up a 250 go with the 640 Black's are nice for the money.
post #3 of 5
I would agree with you and go with the 640 Black.
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just the confirmation I needed thx for the fast answer, +rep
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2500k @4.5 (tweaking) Asrock P67 Extreme 4 Gen3 EVGA GTX570 G.Skill ripjaws 8g 1600mhz 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Crucial M4 SSD WD Black Asus dvd burner Custom Rasa RS240 kit +GT fans 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
W7 64bit ultimate Nec 21" Das ultimate silent Corsair HX750 
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CM 690 II advanced 
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
2500k @4.5 (tweaking) Asrock P67 Extreme 4 Gen3 EVGA GTX570 G.Skill ripjaws 8g 1600mhz 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Crucial M4 SSD WD Black Asus dvd burner Custom Rasa RS240 kit +GT fans 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
W7 64bit ultimate Nec 21" Das ultimate silent Corsair HX750 
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CM 690 II advanced 
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post #5 of 5
The 640 black is a great buy
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120GB Hitatachi + 1TB External Seagate 20X DVD±R/±RW Dual Layer Drive Windows 7 Ultimate x64 Benq 20" + Philips 15" 
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