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is it good to keep a hdd in near full in the red?

#1LiQuiDsWorDs56Posted 8/3/2013 9:20:40 AM
I know you need at least 15% of the drive to be open to be defragged but does it have any negative effect on performance if its near full?
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#2JockoPosted 8/3/2013 9:24:28 AM
If it's a mechanical hard drive it will run like garbage the closer it gets to being full.
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