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RAID>Maxtor 2m seek time verses 8

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leathersmt

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I have two maxtor hardrives, one in the system has 8 mseconds seek time, and I just got one that has 2mseconds is that going to matter for raid??? I know they both have to be the same size, but how about the speed for seek, the rpm is the same 7200.


P4PE 2.53 malay
1024mb 2100 samsung 512 memory
Radeon 9700 128mb< KICKS
Audigy 2 Platinum w/digital 5.1's
60gig Maxtor 7200rpm
100gig IBM 7200rpm
this system kicks! next step is a good box to put it into witha window and lights......lol
 
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leathersmt

leathersmt

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yes, it was the buffer, and I found out , (after the tech laughed, with nouth piece coverd,) LOL , that the buffer is not that important....