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what is a good set of hd's to run raid? i was want just to put my games on them , and not my os. will this help with load times and what not. i don't want to break the bank, but i will spend a fair amount.
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what is a good set of hd's to run raid? i was want just to put my games on them , and not my os. will this help with load times and what not. i don't want to break the bank, but i will spend a fair amount.
Any of the Seagate 7200.10 series HDD.
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can i just put my game on the raid drive and not my os. And will i see that much of a diffrence over my de drive with 16mb buffer? or a single sata drive?
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Raptors or Cheetahs!

But for price/performance, go with Seagate Barracuda 7200.10

Basically, any fast HD will just be be faster in RAID0.

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can i just put my game on the raid drive and not my os. And will i see that much of a diffrence over my de drive with 16mb buffer? or a single sata drive?
You can... but why? Even two small 50GB HDs would be 100GBs... more than enough space for the OS and all your games. The 16MB buffer makes almost no difference. You will notice decrease load times.
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