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Hey OCN,
I currently have my 2X 30GB Vertex 1 in RAID 0 setup that is running out of space... 60GB can barely hold my favorite applications w/ the OS...

Right now I have a Vertex 2 60GB that I did not use yet...
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820227550

And MicroCenter has a Vertex Plus 60GB...
http://www.microcenter.com/single_product_results.phtml?product_id=0368599

Is it a good idea to RAID 0 these two drives together? I know two of the same drives are the best, but it is not available locally at Microcenter and would have to order and pay more for the additional Vertex 2.

Already having one 60GB Vertex 2, what would you guys do?
On my setup, I will not consider a SATA III as they are bottlenecked with my x58 platform...

Thanks in advance...
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Always raid 2 drives or SSD's that are identical.
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