A Hard Drive Can be all Fun and Games

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What is a hard drive?

A Hard Drive Can be all Fun and Games

Looking for that perfect Hard Drive to zap aliens? Remember these two factors before gearing up your gaming PC. First, make sure the hard drive has a relatively high RPM (revolutions per minute) count like 7200. The lower the count makes it extremely difficult to access data in a timely fashion, which is crucial to gaming. Second, make sure you have at least 80 GB of hard drive space. This comes in handy when you need room for saving game files as well as the game itself. Hard Drives like the Seagate's Barracuda ATA V are popular because they possess these features and won't zap a hole in your wallet.

   

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