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Some of you may have heard of my initial issues with random restarts and corrupting OS during installation.

I believe the cause of the corruption may have been down to:-

A: Memory timings are too tight for this board
B: Pushing excessive FSB of around 1800QDR
C: Hard Disks have been damaged by the 790i

Anyway, after some more fiddling about look what HDTach results showed with my 2x Seagates in RAID0! These drive have lasted for sometime without an issue and i get a 790i Ultra and this happens? ***!

These drives do around 136MB/s average usually. Does this mean they are buggered?




Dunno what to think now....just ran it again straight after the first result.


Edited by Mhill2029 - 6/24/08 at 5:58pm
 
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Your average read seems quite slow, especially for 7200.10 drives.

I'd bet money on the controller. You should be able to get at least 130 avg read with those drives. Try loosening up the memory timings, but I doubt it would help much.
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