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i know its a bad idea to raid certain "green" drives as they go into idle states to conserve power anyone know if these would be easily raidable? ive heard they perform on par as some of the older 7200rpm drives and the price for 2tb is quite nice 2 of these in raid0 or 4 in raid 10 would make for a very nice storage setup
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If you're using 2 of the same drive you should be ok
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If you're using 2 of the same drive you should be ok

technically no, some drives you should never raid period due to certain green features, ie they spin down that can casue problems, im wondering if anyones heard anything similar about these
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