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SSD Sata 3 and Sata 2 Raid 0?

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Have a question - I just ordered a 64gb SATA 3 drive and was wondering should I put it in Raid 0 with my old Sata 2 SSD or should i just leave them seperated?
Any advice would be appreciated!
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just leave them separate, since some ssd special features aren't available in raid (like TRIM support). Also leaving them separate can enable you to limit read/writes to one drive or the other instead of both all the time. Plus, an ssd is fast enough as it is, and you won't gain much speed over raid.
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