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Hey guys,

I am looking at purchasing a NAS. In particular, I see the PowerVault NX3100 from Dell.

It has scalability up to 24TB (12 drives max). It states that it'll do RAID1 for the OS (and has 2 built-in drives) but it does not mention the size. Obviously I am only putting the OS on there, but I just wanted to see if anyone knew the sizes of those internal drives.

Thanks guys!
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2 x 1TB 7.2K RPM

but you can always customize the order to what you want.

 
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So if I configure the beast with 6x2TB drives, is that separate from the 2x1TB that are built-in? Or if I configure it with 6x2TB, am I using 2 of those for the OS?

It doesn't make it very clear... thanks for the help though!
(My response was a general one, and not specific to the NX3100, they're all moving toward higher density drives. If you want to know what specific make/model they use, rather than just HDD capacity, then the answer is going to be time-sensitive)
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