Is it possible to implement 3 hard drives in RAID 1 Tags: NAS / RAID Hard Drives Components Last response: May 29, 2010 9:32 PM in Components Share Anonymous May 21, 2010 7:38:28 AM Is it possible to implement 3 hard drives in RAID 1 More about : implement hard drives raid Eithelwulf May 21, 2010 8:03:43 AM Im no 100% sure on this but i belive the answer is no. sorry i cant be more informative. mi1ez May 21, 2010 10:32:01 AM You can mirror as many drives as your RAID controller can support. If you have 3 drives, then RAID 5 would be your best bet (if supported) Related resources Is it possible to implement a RAID 5 or 10 across 2 hardware(s) - Forum Raid zero with an existing hard drive possible ?? - Forum Raid 0 with 2 1 TB SATA 3 drives worth it? - Forum 3 xSSD Raid 0 drives under performing - Forum Htpc needs more storage. Possible raid ? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Eithelwulf May 21, 2010 11:13:35 AM ^^ like i said i wasnt sure but thought my answer was better than none as no one had replyed, Ding we both learn something Anonymous May 29, 2010 1:26:36 PM This might be informative: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RAID wuzy May 29, 2010 9:32:31 PM In a simple typical server setup with 3 drives for RAID1, the third drive is normally used for hot-spare. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumSwap drive with a RAID 0 array! Must implement today! ForumRAID 0 WITH 2 2TB HARD DRIVES POSSIBLE ? ForumHow to set up RAID 1 with 2 hard drivers? ForumHow to replace two existing hard drives in a Raid 1 XP operating system ForumBack up raid 0 to a single hard drive ForumRaid 5:Add another hard drive ? ForumRAID 0 + SSD = super fast hard drive ? ForumHow to choose the best hard drives for Intel's PCH RAID ? ForumBoot drive(s ) in Raid1 ForumHd 6770 atx 450w psu ForumReplacing hard drive Gateway essential 500 ForumAre there really drives this big? :S ForumBest possible high end computer configration ForumWhy does windows 7 lock up hard drive Forum[Solved] Hard drive More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !