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So my computer has hard drives
60ssd - for windows
300gb Velociraptor - Games and Programs are installed to
1tb - for media and other random stuff

Ok my problem is my 300gb raptor is almost full, should i just grab a second one, or get the 600gb?
and if i decide to get the 600gb, and can i just transfer the stuff and run it, instead of having to install all the games again
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post #2 of 7
Do you really need to have a Velociraptor HDD for games? If not, just pick up a 1TB or 2TB HDD and throw all your stuff on them. But you could always clone the drives.
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Do you really need to have a Velociraptor HDD for games? If not, just pick up a 1TB or 2TB HDD and throw all your stuff on them. But you could always clone the drives.
So if i get a 600bg velociraptor i can just clone the 300gb? and is this easy to do?
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post #4 of 7
I don't see the reason to purchase a WD Velci for 250$, for that you could have TB's of storage. But yes, you can. & it's pretty straight forward process.

http://lifehacker.com/#!400615/easeu...our-hard-drive

http://www.lifehacker.com.au/2010/04...r-data-intact/
post #5 of 7
forget velos, get a WD green 2TB and put all your "stuff" on it along with your games and use the SSD for OS
    
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post #6 of 7
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I don't see the reason to purchase a WD Velci for 250$, for that you could have TB's of storage. But yes, you can. & it's pretty straight forward process.

http://lifehacker.com/#!400615/easeu...our-hard-drive

http://www.lifehacker.com.au/2010/04...r-data-intact/
Because i want the speed i already have a 1tb hard drive with alot room still left on it... i might just get a second 300gb drive..
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post #7 of 7
My personal opinon sell that 300gb raptor and get you a 1tb Samsung Spinpoint F3 and short stroked it to 600GB. It will be just as fast if not faster in most applications and will save you alot of money. You could use the extra money towards a 120GB SSD boot drive.
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