2 10krpm raptors good for gaming? Tags: Hard Drives NAS / RAID Gaming Storage Last response: January 22, 2004 5:53 PM in Storage Share bluetickhunter January 21, 2004 10:10:49 PM I am building a new system and I was just wondering if it is worth the money to isntall 2 10k rpm harddrives on raid 0? Will I see a difference with 2 in raid 0 when playing games or is it not worth the money? Any advice you have let me know thanks~!! More about : 10krpm raptors good gaming sjonnie January 21, 2004 10:26:35 PM Just get a single WD740GD and a controller that supports command queing. RAID0 can actually reduce the performance of already fast hard drives. <A HREF="http://www.anandtech.com/myanandtech.html?member=114979" target="_new">My PCs</A> :cool: silverpig January 21, 2004 10:33:15 PM It will be faster loading levels, but that's about it... and not by much. Some day I'll be rich and famous for inventing a device that allows you to stab people in the face over the internet. Related resources New gaming drive advice 150gig 10krpm dead - Forum Is there a riad level for 3x 36gb raptors for triple perf. + parity - Forum AN9 32x 2 - 36GB Raptors RAID0 Performance... - Forum 10Krpm single drive vs 7200rpm-RAID - Forum Optimal use of 10krpm hard drive - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer JP5 January 22, 2004 5:52:59 PM It's all relative if it's "worth it." Sure, it's worth it. JP5 January 22, 2004 5:53:32 PM Let me rephrase, lot's of people do it. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumRaptor alternatives ForumWhat is the point of a Raptor ? (I dont mean to provoke!) ForumRaptor vs Cheetah!? ForumGhalk's Mecha-Keanu Reeves 2.2 k $ Gaming Computer! ForumRaptor or SCSI raid(5)? Nice for games? ForumIs a raid set up good for me? Gaming PC Asus p6t i7. ForumIs it a good time to upgrade my 3000+ to a 4400+ dual core? ForumPlease help me on choosing a CPU for my gaming rig ForumBuilding a gaming Pc In 2007 some preliminary specs..... ForumHelp/Suggestions on a future gaming machine ForumSCSI RAID 0 vs RAID 5 for gaming system (only games) ForumFastest NON SSD hard drive? willing to use RAID 0 Forum1 x SSD vs 2 7200RPM SATA in RAID1....What would be faster? ForumMy computer is saying that there is a hard disk failure ForumSATA and Raptors rule More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !