Originally Posted by Mygaffer
Right. I went with the Caviar Blacks. I looked at the RE4s and the Spinpoint F3s and I decided it would be fast enough. I mean, they're 7200s and SATA III, so I'm sure they'll be fine. I just hope they aren't DOA but they have a 5 year warranty on 'em should something happen down the line.
I also heard that on-board controllers weren't ideal for RAID setups; you can't great speed out of 'em. Also, that they weren't too beneficial for gaming. People here say otherwise but I'm happy with my purchase.
Thanks for the help.