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Samsung 830 128GB & 256GB SSDs on sale

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Don't you loose trim when you raid ssd,s?
 

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Is it possible to raid 0 those drives? I thought you could only raid drives with the same model? :confused:
You can raid mixed drives, but the array won't be maximized. In this case, a 5400RPM drive will bring down the performance of a 7200RPM drive.

Don't you loose trim when you raid ssd,s?
It depends on the chipset and/or controller. Intel has a new version of RST that is supposed to support TRIM in raid on 7-series chipsets:

http://www.anandtech.com/show/6161/...ssd-arrays-on-7series-motherboards-we-test-it

Other add-in controllers may support it as well.
 
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I highly recommend these drives, I have 2 256 GB 830 in raid 0 and they smoke everything!
 
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I highly recommend these drives, I have 2 256 GB 830 in raid 0 and they smoke everything!
Sweet!!!! I want the 830 sooooo bad :cry:, but I want it on sale for 150.:laugh:;)
 
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Fyi, the 128 GB version is $70 at Microcenter today.
 
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#31
10:53 P.M. CST - 10.29.12

They've got a few of the 128GB version in stock at Buy.com, $69.99 w/ Free Shipping...

Click Here

Best,

LC
 

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...and the 128GB version for $79.99 at NewEgg for 24 hours only.