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Originally Posted by Mikey122687 View Post
Just get 2 Perpendicular Drives and RAID0 it or 4 Drives and RAID 0+1

Raptors are too expensive for the performance wise. If they were 32MB cache, 15,000 RPM and SATA II. Then yes
32MB cache would make no performance difference on desktop HDs.
SATA 3.0 would not do anything since no hard can even fully utilize SATA 1.5

Raptors are nice... upgrade your HDs last though.
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post #12 of 14
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Originally Posted by t3lancer2006 View Post
the 150gig raptor or however much it is only like 200 dollars at best buy
wow what a deal =D ...

that no deal it it a rip.. hehe just get big storage and with the rig u are getting its not really a raptor rig i would call if u want to get a e6600 GTX then yes but no

2 160's will do fine XD
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If you don't have room for 4 drives and are only going to use it for a pvr then I would raid1 two drives for redundency.
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If you don't have room for 4 drives and are only going to use it for a pvr then I would raid1 two drives for redundency.
I thought RAID1 copied the data?
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