Now I am able to dedicate a 30 GB Scratch Partition just for Photoshop!
The main reason I pick this Seagate drive was the incredible review done by benchmarkreviews.com !
According to their review and I quote...
Key Features and Benefits
- Boots 40 percent faster than traditional 7200-RPM drives (for overall system performance, that's within 1% of an SSD*)
- Cuts costs by 75 percent compared to SSDs by combining solid state and hard drive technologies
- Delivers the perfect balance of speed and capacity
- Uses Adaptive Memory technology to optimize performance in real time by storing frequently used files and data on the solid state drive component
- Ensures compatibility with any operating system or application with a standard 9.5mm notebook drive form factor and the characteristics of a traditional 7200RPM drive
- Offers all the benefits of SSD performance with the high capacity, storage, battery life, power consumption and heat generation of a traditional hard drive