Do you really see a noticeable difference in gaming performance when running off a solid state drive?

Answer levels will load faster, but otherwise gaming is not terribly disk dependent. the video card matters much more.

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Difference between 256GB High Performance SATA Solid State Drive and 1TB SATA 3.0Gb/s Hard Drive with Native C?

SSD is much much faster than HDD. They are also much newer and more expensive hence why the storage sizes aren't that large. HDD uses a disk to read and write data. Whereas a SSD uses things which ... Read More »

What is the difference between a solid state hard drive and a regular hard drive?

A solid state drive is a storage device that uses solid state memory to store data. While technically not a disk, a solid state drive will often be referred to as a solid state disk drive, or a sol... Read More »

Does the speed of the drive affects gaming performance aside from a faster loading?

A 10,000 drive, such as a Raptor, will speed up loading a game, and perhaps loading different levels within the game, but will not speed up game play itself. Once the game is loaded, its speed depe... Read More »

Solid state drive on windows 7?

I just checked mine (built last January) and C: has just over 64G on it. I try to be frugal with space on it (but not sooper hard). The Windows folder is at around 25G.I think prices are coming d... Read More »