Originally Posted by bigval
Raid 0 is must faster than a raptor. The 74gig raptor is about 60mb average speed while 2 sata 8meg drives in Raid 0 will be around 93mb average. I have an 80gig IDE external for storing files, but Raid 0 is just as risky as one drive for data loss. The only thing is that you now have to rely on two drives instead of one. I have Raid 0 and I love it, its one of the best upgrades I've ever done to my computer.
Originally Posted by Corporal_TE_Gaydar
Hrm - that article on anandtech IS dated June 2004 - quite a lot could change in what is fast becoming two years ago
This is a useful thread, I was thinking of getting RAID0, but it really doesn't look so useful now.
So how about RAID5, eh?