• Welcome to Overclockers Forums! Join us to reply in threads, receive reduced ads, and to customize your site experience!

Will swapping Seagate 40 GB 5400rpm (8.9ms) with a

Overclockers is supported by our readers. When you click a link to make a purchase, we may earn a commission. Learn More.

Uone

New Member
Joined
Sep 21, 2002
...IBM 40 GB 7200rpm (8.5ms) improve gaming performance, taking the cost of the swap into consideration? Minute improvement or considerable improvement in gaming? OS is Win XP Home.
 

Cowboy X

Member
Joined
Oct 12, 2001
Location
Folding in Barbados
The improvement could be very significant in games which pull alot of stuff from the drive . It will speed up load times and also your basic 2d and office performance as well .
 
OP
U

Uone

New Member
Joined
Sep 21, 2002
So the majority of improvements would come in the form of load times...thanks for the help.