Raid 0 with 2 wd black + 1 ssd? Tags: SSD Western Digital NAS / RAID Storage Last response: September 23, 2012 8:11 PM in Storage Share darkeizer September 23, 2012 7:18:57 PM hi guys... i just want to ask a quick question just bought an ssd right now i have 2 wd black sata2 640gb running at raid 0 i wanna know if i include the ssd with the array if its gonna keep the performance of the ssd with the total capacity of the 3 drives... my computer specs p2 x4 955 gigabyte 790gx 4gb ocz fatality ram 2 wd black sata 2 640gb (in raid 0) ati radeon 5870 More about : raid black ssd Wamphryi a b G Storage September 23, 2012 7:27:56 PM No that is not the way to make RAID 0. The drives have to be the same specification or they will run at the speed of the slowest drive. A SSD would only run at the speed of the WD Black's. m 0 l darkeizer September 23, 2012 7:46:19 PM so just run the ssd as the boot drive and let the 2 wd black raid array as storage m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer snorri788 September 23, 2012 8:11:33 PM raid 0 is not worth it. raid 0 gives a slight speed advantage but if you lose a drive you are scuppered. if you have the extra cash get an additional drive and do raid 5 - it's a lot more robust m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWhich is faster 2x 1TB WD Red (RAID 0) or 1x 2TB WD Black Forum SolvedX-25m G2 V2 or 2 WD 1TB 64 MB Black Caviar SATA 6.0 Gbps in RAID 0? Forum RAID0 with a 1TB and 2TB HDD ?? WD Caviar black Forum 2x Seagate 1TB in RAID 0 vs 1x WD Black 2TB FOR STORAGE Forum SINGLE SSD WITH 2 WD 1TB RAID 0 Forum SolvedI have 2 250GB SSD's & 2 WD Black 2.5 HDD's in Raid10 how can I make the 2 SSD's Primary and the 2 WD 2.5.s mirror so I have S Forum WD Caviar Black Raid 0 vs. SSD Forum SolvedWD Caviar Black 640 x2 raid 0 Forum SolvedRaid 0 with 2 WD Black Forum Solved2x WD caviar black @ Raid 0 vs. single Vraptor Forum WD Black 4003 4TB vs. 2 x WD Black 2001 2TB @ RAID 0 Forum SolvedHow to RAID0 2x WD800BD-22MRA1 on JW-RX780X-AM2+ Forum RAID 0 + 1 Array WD Green, Blue OR Black Forum SolvedCan 1 or 2 x SSD's be set to 2,3, or 4 partitions to benefit from any raid array configuration ? ( ie: RAID 0,1,2,3,4,5,10 ? Forum Intel s5520sc 2 SSD in RAID0 + simple 3TB WD HDD, is it possible? Forum Using 2 WD Black Cavair 640 6.0 in RAID 0. Forum 2 x WD Caviar Blue RAID 0 vs. Single WD Caviar Black Forum Raid 0 with 3 WD Caviar Black 750gb + 2 WD 500gb ? Forum Raid 0 performance: 2x WD Black Caviar vs 4x Spinrite? Forum 2X 150GB VelociRaptors RAID0 vs. 2X 640GB WD Black RAID0 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !