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#1 sdy284

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Posted 02 April 2010 - 07:10 PM

http://www.overclock...com/news/26390/

pretty crazy stuff... 11 SSDs in RAID0 :blink: :o

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Posted 02 April 2010 - 07:55 PM

http://www.overclock...com/news/26390/

pretty crazy stuff... 11 SSDs in RAID0 :blink: :o




Why didn't they just use 10?

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Posted 02 April 2010 - 08:03 PM

Why didn't they just use 10?

hell why not just use 20....or 100
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Posted 02 April 2010 - 08:05 PM

The card used supports 12 drives, so 12 would have made more sense... for that card...

I don't understand why Corsair didn't make use of multiple RAID cards

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Posted 02 April 2010 - 08:06 PM

Why didn't they just use 10?


isn't it obvious? 11 is one better i even put that in the article to explain :P

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Posted 02 April 2010 - 08:18 PM

The card used supports 12 drives, so 12 would have made more sense... for that card...

I don't understand why Corsair didn't make use of multiple RAID cards

ahh yes that is a good point
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Posted 02 April 2010 - 08:27 PM

The card used supports 12 drives, so 12 would have made more sense... for that card...

I don't understand why Corsair didn't make use of multiple RAID cards

because 11 SSDs are expensive enough :bah:

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Posted 02 April 2010 - 08:47 PM

I don't think they're very expensive if you are Mr Corsair and are trying to beat the world

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Posted 02 April 2010 - 09:19 PM

i know, but that's the best reason i have :lol:

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Posted 03 April 2010 - 06:43 PM

hardnrg has a very strong and valid point that I really did not expect to come up in this debate.

12 is a lot better than 11.

I was all about 11 being better then 10, and it still is, but it is clear that 12 beats them both hands down and for that fact alone 12 SSD's should have been used.

Why anyone would waste their time with 10 or 11 of anything completely boggles my mind when 12 is significantly better.

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Posted 03 April 2010 - 06:53 PM

i'm sure they have a good reason, as hardnrg pointed out... it's not like they were on a budget

and i sent their PR dept an email about it. Let's see if I get a response :)

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Posted 03 April 2010 - 07:00 PM

yea why not add in another card and 12 more SSDs...? I mean come on you have slots left...why not use them all...

If we are going for a record and absurd then populate all slots with RAID cards and SSDs right...?
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