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Hard drives

godfatherk72
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Which is better two identical sata hdd's in raid or one big sata hdd?  What are some of the best hdd's for about $200?  I want over 200gb for digital video recording.


Here are some I was looking at:


MAXTOR DiamondMax Plus 120 GB
Standard - Internal - Serial ATA - Rotational Speed: 7200 Rpm - Access Time: 9.2 ms - Data Transfer Rate: 150 MBps - L2 Cache: 8 M


MAXTOR 200 GB
Standard - Internal - DMA/ATA-133 (Ultra) - Rotational Speed: 7200 Rpm - Data Transfer Rate: 133 MBps

 
WESTERN DIGITAL Caviar Special Edition 250 GB
Standard - Internal - Serial ATA - Rotational Speed: 7200 Rpm - Access Time: 8.9 ms - Data Transfer Rate: 150 MBps - L2 Cache: 8 MB

 
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Here are the specs. on that hdd:

WESTERN DIGITAL Caviar Special Edition 250 GB
Standard - Internal - Serial ATA - Rotational Speed: 7200 Rpm - Access Time: 8.9 ms - Data Transfer Rate: 150 MBps - L2 Cache: 8 MB
     
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