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Old 10-15-2009, 09:10 AM   #11 (permalink)
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Silver is good

And I reckon S0ULphIRE is running some type of hot swappable Raid config Server, or something
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Old 10-15-2009, 08:41 PM   #12 (permalink)
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I'm running 2 150Gb raptor drives, used to be one for my OS and one for games I'm currently playing. Then I thought 'meh' and Raided them together (striped ftw). Now I run the games and os off the same drive(s).

Then I've got 3 1TB drives and 1 2TB drive (just got that today). The 3 1TB drives are for storage, the 2TB drive backs up my most important stuff.

edit: The other three drives are smaller, 2 500GB drives and one 250GB drive. The 500GB drives are also backup drives, the 250 has xp installed just in case.
I've also got 2 Summit SSD's, one 120Gb and one 250Gb. Then I've got 1 2.5" 500GB external, 1 2.5" 320Gb external, and 1 2.5" 250Gb external. I like space

total storage space: 7.990TB
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Old 10-19-2009, 03:10 PM   #13 (permalink)
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i think you should get a Western Digital External hard drive. Theyre cheap at Wal mart. I have never experienced any errors using these hard drives (Which i have used for 4 years). Alot of people here may have better recommendations but as a true member of tech forums this is the best answer i can give you.


Good luck on your file transfer.
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