Seagate's hybrid drives result in disappointing reviews

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It looks like despite the claims about improved Windows Vista system performance with Seagate’s new hybrid hard drives, so far they have managed to result in disappointing reviews. The drives…

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why use Vista…are there any reasons really??? :wink:

Vista is a resource pig and these hard drives won’t do it justice.

Vista os no more of a resource pig than XP. I’ve been running Vista now for about 8 months or so and with the same processes running that I hand with XP. And guess what? It uses 8% less ram than XP did while doing the same dang thing.

Your deluding yourself if you think Vista is not a resource pig. It uses at least 512MB RAM for its working set and is constantly indexing and probing user activity. This has a detrimental affect on system responsiveness.