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Help Setting/Understanding RAID 0, 1, 5

  • NAS / RAID
  • Storage
  • Video Editing
Last response: in Storage
September 28, 2013 10:32:53 PM

I will be using my PC mainly for Gaming, but occasionally I do video editing (2-4 times a month). My Setup is 1 SSD (Corsair Neutron 250), and 1 Hard Drive (500GB Velociraptor).

I am not familiar with RAID terminology, so what is recommended for my situation?

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a b G Storage
September 28, 2013 10:40:50 PM

No, it's not recommended, or possible, with your setup. You would need at least 2 of the same size/speed disk or SSD to run a RAID. Here is a quick video that will tell you what RAID is for and how it works:

For your setup you be best served by putting your OS/Programs on the SSD. Games/storage/media/documents on the HDD.

Hopefully that will help.