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2 SSDs and what to do with them

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October 3, 2011 2:48:37 AM

Hey Toms! I bought a new z68 board and got 2 SSDs as well. I'm using one SSD for a boot drive and was thinking of using the other SSD for caching. Is this is a good idea? If so how do I set that up? Thanks guys!

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a b G Storage
October 3, 2011 2:59:55 AM

LOL, using SRT to cache content in an ssd.

You may want to set up raid 0. But you lose TRIM.
October 3, 2011 3:03:17 AM

Maybe I should add I have a 2TB HDD as well for storage. I was thinking the SSD Caching would help load times with the HDD
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October 3, 2011 3:06:56 AM

give one to me :D 

You could raid them, but they are already pretty fast. I would just have two ssd, or maybe get two OS sytems, it really depends upon what you use the drives for.
a c 119 G Storage
October 3, 2011 3:08:07 AM

What are the capacities of the SSD's. You can't use a SSD over 64gb for SRT caching.
October 3, 2011 3:08:08 AM

I have no specific use, just had never had SSDs and 2 64gb were cheaper than 1 128gb so that's what I got. I'll most likely using them for gaming. I know very little about SSDs, my first time using them.
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