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 Solved2x 256 ssd RAID0 vs 1 516 ssd Forum Solved2TB caviar black vs 2x1TB caviar blue in raid 0??? 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 More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !