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post #11 of 18
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Originally Posted by -=sT3V3=- View Post
Hey duckie, wouldnt a large stripe benefit more on most applications, exept for small file storage?
I ran HDTach on my two Raptors... performance was highest and smoothest at 64KB. However, real world performance probably varies.
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post #12 of 18
Hey, i was had this same concern.....

Im using 4 WD 500gb HDDs. Imma be doing gaming mostly and just random web design and stuff like that; what would you guys recommend?? Also, is it bad if im installing windows on my raid as well??
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bump......any suggestions anyone??
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post #14 of 18
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Also, is it bad if im installing windows on my raid as well??
It'll boot faster and run your programs faster

I run 128 stripe and am happy with it
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IN RAID 0 you should get some great performance with 4 hds. And yes If you have everything on it you will see very good write and read times.
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post #16 of 18
yeah, i mean i have an external HD that i use to keep important data on, but im just gonna do one big RAID 0 and wasn't sure if that was a bad idea or not. So what stripe size should i use??
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post #17 of 18
I use 128kb on my raid-0. It does ok for gaming editing video.
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post #18 of 18
2 Seagates 250GB in RAID 0 here with 128k stripe. For my setup 128k is king.
     
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