SATA RAID vs one 10k SATA drive Tags: Hard Drives SATA NAS / RAID Storage Last response: August 3, 2004 8:54 PM in Storage Share php_professor August 1, 2004 10:08:09 PM Would it be better to buy two 7200 RPM SATA hard drives and make a RAID out of them or just buy one 10,000 RPM SATA hard drive? Thanks for any advice! Matt More about : sata raid 10k sata drive silverpig August 2, 2004 12:39:16 AM Your performace might be a little better with the RAID0 array, you'll get more size, but you'll be more likely to lose your data. I went with one 74 GB raptor and one 7200 rpm drive for data. Works good. s signature has been formatted to fit your scr php_professor August 2, 2004 12:53:31 AM Huh? You're saying that having a RAID would make it more likely that I'd lose my data? Please elaborate. Related resources 74GB 10K RAPTOR VS . SATA 150 RAID 0 - Forum sata II 7200rpm vs . sata I 10k rpm - Forum Raid 0 vs 10k raptor drive ? - Forum SATA II OR 10k rpm WHATS BETTER? - Forum SSD vs . 10K SATA 6GB - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer silverpig August 2, 2004 4:40:17 AM If you run RAID 0 then yeah. All it takes is for one drive to fail and you lose the data on both drives. s signature has been formatted to fit your scr jammydodger August 3, 2004 4:08:39 PM Get and single 10k drive. Ned_Flanders August 3, 2004 8:54:04 PM every considered RAID0 floppies? _______________ STFU Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Raiding WD 10k rpm SATA Forum SATA 10k or SATA II 7200? Forum raid 0 10k raptors Forum RAID -0 7200-RPM VS single 10-K DRIVE Forum 1 x SSD vs 2 7200RPM SATA in RAID 1....What would be faster? Forum SATA 6 @ 7.2k rpm or SATA 3 @ 10k rpm Forum 15k drive or 10k RAID 0? Forum RAID 0 - SATA vs . SSD vs . SAS Forum SSD or 10k RPM? Forum New 3d workstation build $ 10k Forum 3 x 7.2k vs 2 x 10k ? Forum RAID 10k drives, acronis image for backup on existing Forum Bios detecting version of windows that are no longer there Forum Sata Formating Forum Raptor + An IDE Drive Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !