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 »

Does a slow computer speed mean the hard drive is failing?

A slow computer is one symptom of a failing hard drive. Other common signs of a dying hard drive, or disk, include computer crashes, missing data and unusual noises. Just because a computer is slow... Read More »

Is there much difference between 80Gb hard drive and 100GB hard drive?