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I can't decide on a single 500gb Seagate Perpindicular Recording HDD

or

2 250gb's "" ""

In the past RAID 0 has been faster, but not so fast as to double the risk of failure. This time around im more hesitant about going into a RAID 0 setup.
But I did not have perp. recording drives in the past.

What would you guys do?

Im leaning towards a single 500gb.
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Everyones going to tell you 2x250gb. Raid is for champs!
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Get the 500Gb. You won't regret it.
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1 x Samsung Spinpoint

I hate my Seagate but love my Spinpoints!
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Originally Posted by Hailscott View Post
Get the 500Gb. You won't regret it.
500gb it is
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