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Old 10-24-2004, 09:21 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default 1 rator+ 1 7200 sata or 2 7200 in raid0?

ok, well what would be the better setup?

-1 74 gb raptor 10k rpm + 160gb seagate 7200 sata
-2x 160 gb seagate sata in raid 0

Thanks, and explain y it would be better

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Old 10-24-2004, 11:30 AM   #2 (permalink)
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i'd go with d first option. coz if u combine 2 for use in sata raid 0, n if 1 fails, d other 1 is gone. with the first option, u can use the raptor for important things such as system files and games. in that way, ur games and d OS will load much faster. u can use the other 160GB drive for other things that does not require higher speeds.

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