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Old 10-02-2006, 08:42 PM   #1 (permalink)
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i've been doing some research on different hard drives trying to find a decent one to purchase. I see that there are present SATA and SCSI Hard Drives. is it true that SCSI is superior to the SATA but holds more of a risk? And is the SATA 300 MB/s bandwidth much of a difference from the SCSI 320MB/s?
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Old 10-03-2006, 03:00 AM   #2 (permalink)
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SATA is brand new.

SCSI Is not built into modern motherboards.

get SATA
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SCSI is more reliable, has faster speeds and cost a ton more. Its not meant for consumers. SATA is.
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SATA is also more compatible because usually with SCSI you have to get a controller card for them.
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scsi is faster, louder, more expensive and more reliable
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SCSI is used generally for servers. I doubt you would notice the difference, except for the diff in $$$
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