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Old December 17, 2009, 03:40 PM
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Almost all sub $300 RAID cards are no better than built in motherboard RAID controllers.
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Old December 17, 2009, 03:56 PM
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how ever if you don't mind a bit of modding and ever decide you need more space i recommend a second hand dell perc 5/i or 6/i excellent cards and usually fairly cheap (i got mine for $125USD incl battery backup)
For SSD's I don't suggest so. Stick w/ either ICH*R or an Areca non-SAS card.
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Old December 17, 2009, 06:25 PM
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Almost all sub $300 RAID cards are no better than built in motherboard RAID controllers.
which means the dell card is not in that as it's new price is around $699 without battery backup and it is essentially a LSI card oh and it's a dual channel SAS card. not that i'm bitter or anything like that
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