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picked up 1 60gb agility 3 ssd yesterday, 60 after MIR, wishing i had grabbed 2
since newegg is on memory month, if another 60-64gb sata3 ssd comes on sale, would it be smart to get one and put it in raid0?
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post #2 of 30
If you want to go ahead say if you want more space. You won't notice much of a difference in speeds and your boot may take longer.
post #3 of 30
Why boot longer? Other than the added RAID post thing, the SSDs should in theory be twice as fast.
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I'd refuse shipping on the 60GB and look for a deal on a 120-128GB ssd.

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post #5 of 30
Quote:
Originally Posted by Speced View Post

Why boot longer? Other than the added RAID post thing, the SSDs should in theory be twice as fast.

the raid oprom loads after the bios and initializes the array.
post #6 of 30
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I ended up getting a second Agility 3 SSD on ebay, new for $77
so time to learn about raid *checks sean's guide* well now i know how smile.gif
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post #7 of 30
I wouldn't raid them.


I'd use one for boot and another for games, or very oftenly used applications
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post #8 of 30
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Quote:
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I wouldn't raid them.


I'd use one for boot and another for games, or very oftenly used applications

why?
raid 0 gives me full use of the space right?
it would keep me from moving most of my games to the hdd
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post #9 of 30
Like sean said, it would boot slower, etc, because of the raid array initialization.
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If you really are looking for the extra speed, look at those PCI Revo SSDs tongue.gif
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