How much does a hard drive affect the CPU speed?

Answer The hard drive speed doesn't chage the CPU speed but it can be a bottleneck for the flow of data. You want to get a hard drive with at least 7200 RPMs and now days you want to get an SATA drive sin... Read More »

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Does hard drive access speed affect a servers performance?

Sure it does. You can't serve the data to the clients until you get it off the drive.

What is the best external hard drive that I can get for around £50, will it affect my current hard drive?

hi richard external hard drives have dropped in price in the last few years and theres a massive choice of drives however my recommendations are the Seagate FreeAgent Desktop 250GB USB... Read More »

How to Test a Hard Drive Read Speed?

It's important to regularly check in on the speed of you computer to recognize any slow or inhibiting software. You can download free software and locate the drive you want to test. The software wo... Read More »

Is there any speed advantage in partitioning a hard drive?

People will tell you anything to make you buy their product.There is no advantage.Infact it will take time from cutting files from one drive to another because its partitioned. If it was a single d... Read More »