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you can add one, just make sure your SATA ports are enabled in the BIOS and plug er up, format the drive and whammo.
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Originally Posted by gamecrasher
yea it works. everything just seems 'slower' though.
i was also thinking, would it be better to plug the Raptor into the VIA controller instead of the Promise?
Not sure why it's performing slower than it was, but you most definitely should be running your operating system off the Raptor as well as the games/apps you play the most.

Comp #2: Intel 2500k, GTX480, MSI P67AGD55, 4gb G Skill, X-Fi XtremeMusic,Logitech Z5500, 24" Gateway LCD, Antec P180,3 striped 36gb Raptors + 1 500gb, Hyper 212+, Corsair 520HX.

Comp #3:Intel 2500k, GTX480, MSI P67AGD55 , 4gb G Skill, Antec 650W, Logitech 560 4.1, 24" Acer LCD, Chenming MidTower, Liteon DVDRW, 74gb Raptor + 500 gb, Hyper 212+, Creative X-Fi XtremeGamer.

Comp #4: Intel 2500k, MSI 6950 2gb, Asus P8P67A, 4gb G. Skill, 22" Acer LCD,Raptor 150, Hyper 212+, Logitech 530, Antec P180, Antec TruePower 650w,Creative X-Fi XtremeMusic,Liteon DVDRW
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