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Stormforce Gaming PCs – Powered By Western Digital SSDs

By DanielN
September 15, 2023

Stormforce Gaming PCs - Powered By Western Digital SSDs

At Stormforce, we are passionate about gaming, and we believe in only using the best hardware in every system that we build. Through partnering with tier 1 market leading component brands like Intel, NVIDIA & Western Digital we are able to deliver the best performance possible for gamers of all budgets. 

For over half a century, Western Digital has been providing storage solutions that are fast, reliable, cost-effective, and high-quality. As one of the top SSD manufacturers in the world, they have a variety of products that suit different computing and gaming needs. Their WD Solid-State Drives are the default choice for our custom PC configurator and a key component of the Stormforce range. We use the WD Blue and WD Green series for our entry-level and mid-range systems that offer a balance between performance and affordability. For our more premium rigs that are built for high-performance gaming and streaming, we use the WD_BLACK SN850X NVMe™ SSD that delivers outstanding read and write speeds. In this blog, we will explore each Western Digital SSD that we use in our Stormforce range and how they enhance your gaming experience.

WD Green™ SN350 NVMe SSD

The WD Green SN350 SSD is a great option for entry-level gamers who want a speedy and affordable NVMe SSD for everyday use. This NVMe SSD is a solid-state drive that uses the latest technology to deliver faster speeds and lower power consumption than traditional hard disk drives or SATA drives. It has a compact M.2 2280 form factor that fits in most PCs and connects directly to the motherboard via a PCIe slot, eliminating the need for cables or connectors. 


The WD Green SN350 NVMe SSD can achieve sequential read speeds of up to 3200 MB/s and sequential write speeds of up to 3000 MB/s, which means it can load your games, applications, and files much faster than SATA drives, which typically have speeds of around 500 MB/s. This can make a huge difference in your gaming experience, as you can enjoy faster loading times, smoother gameplay, and less stuttering or lagging. Whether you are playing games, streaming your favorite shows, or browsing the web, the SN350 can handle it all with ease. The WD Green SN350 NVMe SSD is used throughout our entry level gaming PC range and can be selected on our custom PC configurator. 

WD Blue™ SN580 NVMe SSD

The latest WD Blue SN580 SSD is used throughout our mid-level range and is also an option on our custom PC configurator. This SSD is specially designed for gaming and high-end computers, and it comes in various storage capacities, ranging from 500GB to 2TB.

The SN580 SSD can boost your gaming experience with its amazing performance, with sequential read and write speeds of up to 4,150 MB/s. This means you can enjoy faster loading times, smoother gameplay, and more immersive graphics. Whether you are playing the latest AAA titles, streaming your gameplay, or editing your videos, the SN580 SSD can handle it all.

Level up your gaming with a Stormforce Gaming PC that is equipped with a WD Blue SN580 NVMe SSD and experience impressive speeds when playing your favourite games. This SSD is the perfect choice for those who demand high performance from their gaming PC and is particularly well-suited for some intense gaming sessions.


If you are a gamer or a content creator who needs speedy performance, then you should consider a gaming rig powered by the WD_BLACK SN850X NVMe SSD. This drive is designed to give you the edge in gaming and content creation, by eliminating long load times, stuttering, and other performance issues.

The WD_BLACK SN850X NVMe SSD uses the latest PCIe Gen4 technology, which enables faster data transfer speeds than previous generations. It comes in different storage capacities, ranging from 1TB, 2TB and even 4TB. The WD_BLACK SN850X NVMe SSD boasts amazing read and write speeds, with up to 7,300 MB/s of sequential read speed and up to 6,300 MB/s of sequential write speed.

The WD_BLACK SN850X NVMe SSD is the perfect choice for gamers and content creators who want the best performance from their storage solutions. Game without limits with a either a pre-configured and custom Stormforce Gaming PC that is armed with the WD_BLACK SN850X NVMe SSD. 

Custom Gaming PCs

Design your dream Stormforce Gaming PC and equip it with a Western Digital SSD for a super responsive gaming experience. Each custom gaming PC that we build is built and tested by our expert and passionate team of system builders. Our base configurations use only the most reliable and compatible components and configurations from our extensive testing to ensure reliability and maximum compatibility. You can also customise your gaming PC with a wide range of options from the best hardware components on the market from brand you know and love like Western Digital.

  • GTX & RTX 40 GPUs
  • Built & Tested By Experts
  • Multiple Case Options 
  • 10-14 Working Day Lead Times


At Stormforce Gaming, we use Western Digital SSDs throughout our gaming PC range because of their products’ amazing quality, reliability, and variety of options for different needs and budgets. Whether you need a budget-friendly drive, or a high-performance drive for some intense gaming, Western Digital has a solution for you.