Is it faster to have multiple drives? Tags: Hard Drives NAS / RAID Storage Last response: November 17, 2010 3:46 AM in Storage Share Martin 71 November 13, 2010 12:55:18 PM Hey, I was curious, is it faster to have multiple drives that work together? like raid? or one big, fast one? More about : faster multiple drives | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove buwish November 17, 2010 3:46:15 AM Simply put, yes. Depending on the type of RAID set up you have, you'll see increased performance. Have a look at this old thread: http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/230826-32-raid-single... | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Storage>Is it faster to have multiple drives?> Related ressources: ForumIs there any chance that two drives not in raid will be faster Raid 0 ForumWhats faster , 160 GB single platter or 320 multiple platter? ForumWhy Multiple Hard Drives .... ForumWiping single/ multiple Hard drives ForumMultiple Drives/Drive Types for Notebook Forumhttp://www.tomshardware.com/forum/ [...] ngle-drive ForumWill 2 RAID-0 hard drives run a laptops CD game faster than 1 non RAID drive ? ForumHelp with Choosing Correct Ports for Multiple Drives ForumWhat is the importance of multiple hard drives ? ForumMultiple drives and reformatting ForumSingle or multiple hard drives ? ForumMultiple flash drives as one? ForumMy computer is saying that there is a hard disk failure ForumWhich is faster? ForumDual Optical Drives ForumMajor Problem with both of my hard drives ForumI have a new dvd writer but the cable entry is sata mines is a ribbon what can i Forum[Solved] Is it faster to install programs to a secondary HDD? ForumRecommended External Hard Drives ForumSell sas drives More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !