Originally Posted by Mussels
i'd have to agree with the SSD side of the fence here. yes you get less storage space, but at least you're not not limited by having all the drives operating as one.
sure you've got medium-speed and decent capacity... but try doing two file transfers at once and it'll choke like any mechanical drive setup. it cant multitask.
yeah atm 2 of these in raid 0 would be cheaper and faster overall.
Mushkin Enhanced Callisto Deluxe MKNSSDCL480GB-DX ...
half the capacity sure, but more consistent speed across the board.
the egg lists the 500gb vraptors at 150 a piece, so 600$ for 4.