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Old 12-24-2005, 01:03 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default New Raptor coming!

Seen this today...check it out.

CPU - Intel Core i5-3570K Ivy Bridge 3.4GHz
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RAM - G.SKILL 8GB DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800)
H.D. - Corsair Force Series GT 120GB SATA III (SSD)
PSU - CORSAIR Enthusiast Series TX650 V2 650W ATX12V
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Old 12-24-2005, 01:10 PM   #2 (permalink)
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iam sure that will be cheap


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Old 12-24-2005, 01:24 PM   #3 (permalink)
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yea real cheap
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Old 12-24-2005, 01:54 PM   #4 (permalink)
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heh, finally 16mb cache and sata2! if only that was out when I got my PC... yeah, I bet it will be real cheap, lol.
so, umm, err yeah
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Old 12-24-2005, 03:23 PM   #5 (permalink)
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yay, 380 dollars for a 10k hdd i can buy a 2 200GB hdds for 100 dollars
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Old 12-24-2005, 03:28 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Sweet, $380 for a nice 150gb raptor. Now imagine if you had two of those in RAID. lol
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Old 12-24-2005, 04:58 PM   #7 (permalink)
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150G raptor for $380 is really pushing the Price/Performance ratio.

I'd rather have a new Seagate Drive with the 16MB cache, NCQ, 300GIG, SATA 3.0 - for just over $200.

As long as you kept the disk clean and defragged... It would be just as nice as that 10K 150G raptor at much less the cost with double the storage.
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Old 12-24-2005, 05:46 PM   #8 (permalink)
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LOL, that is way to much, plan and simple, get a set of 36's or 74's and put that in raid zero, better speed, and performance. I can get sata2 wd2500js for $89.00, THE HECK with buying that, I love westren digital but comon! crap i can get there new WD Cavial SE16 400 for under $200 for 400 gigs.
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Old 12-24-2005, 09:47 PM   #9 (permalink)
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I don't know why people are complaining about the storage capacity. You don't buy Raptors for storage, you buy them for speed.
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Old 12-24-2005, 10:14 PM   #10 (permalink)
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i concur. i thought raptors always came in either 8mb or 16mb cache versions? 150gb is new news (sorta coz i already read about it at unlimited-tech) so thats cool.

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