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I'm pretty sure everyone here got trolled with ignorance...

It's been proven with onchipset raid controllers and onboard sata controllers that the F3's win all of the mechanical drive battles. Just throwing this out there, what about on card-based sata and raid controllers?
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post #62 of 94
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I'm pretty sure everyone here got trolled with ignorance...

It's been proven with onchipset raid controllers and onboard sata controllers that the F3's win all of the mechanical drive battles. Just throwing this out there, what about on card-based sata and raid controllers?
The onboard solutions won't be a bottleneck till you pass around 3-4 drives in RAID0. And they won't make any difference. The limitation is still with the mechanical drives themselves. So even with a $500 RAID controller, the F3's are still going to win other than access times (which they don't lose by much apparently).
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F3's are dominant /thread

Off topic, Pioneer, why'd ya put that 630 to a dual core @ 1.0v, up until now? Noticed it the other day...
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So...umm, where your benchmarks of those amazing 500GB WD Black's? I'd really like to see those drives beating the F3's .
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post #65 of 94
This thread made my head hurt.

I got F3's purely because everyone recommended them and everyone proved they were faster.

I was originally going to get WD Blacks, everyone proved that would've been silly.
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we are waiting
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So...umm, where your benchmarks of those amazing 500GB WD Black's? I'd really like to see those drives beating the F3's .
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we are waiting
No mercy eh? You want him to say that he was wrong.
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*facedesk* cache help's.. Alot.. Never mind...

I didnt take a huge step back as i really dont knotice speed differences with a ssd or hdd raid config's. And i already argued with compuman about f3's vs black's. Black's > f3's.
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hitachi's = high failure rate
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black > f3.
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i hardly see f3's reccomended..

Anyway's.. Ill wait the arrival of my actual drive's in raid
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yes. More cache = more performance. Go complain to voklskier of evga.com. He proved this already.

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