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2 raptors in raid 0 or 2 sata2 300mb/s?

Discussion in 'General Hardware' started by PanVulcon, Jul 28, 2005.

  1. PanVulcon New Member

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    I've updated my system and have stupidly left updating my hardrive untill last. Anyway which would be faster two 1000rpm raptors in raid 0 or 2 7200rpm sata2 in raid 0? i work with media and will need fast access times.

    cheers
     
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    W1zzard Administrator Staff Member

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    raptors for the win

    raid 0 will greatly increase transfer rate. access time is only slightly increased, if at all.

    dont forget to do proper backups, you lose one drive, you lose it all.
     
  3. zAAm

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    Yup, definitely the Raptors... They'll have faster access times because of their 10000rpm, and Raid0 would make them REALLY fast.
     
  4. DanTheBanjoman Señor Moderator

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    also the raptors are more reliable
     
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    {JNT}Raptor New Member

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    Been running 2 Raptors In Raid 0 for about a year now.......Will never run anything but These Raptors Until something faster comes out.....they really do Fly In Raid 0. :)
     
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    gR3iF New Member

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    i cant say nothing more the are great
     
  7. DanTheBanjoman Señor Moderator

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    300GB 15K scsi disks? Or were you talking about affordable? :)
     
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    Hehe........In a perfect world those would be affordable.......But for Reality...Raptors all the way. :)
     

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