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im gona be ordering 2 hard drives

 

and i was looking at theses

 

 

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx...N82E16822136284 32 cache

 

 

and i was looking at this one http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx...N82E16822136151 16 cache

 

so i was wondering is there a big difference from 16 to 32 cache? if there aint than i problee gona get the 16 because its cheeper.

 

also i be running them in raid and i was wondering with my current hard drives which is 2x160gbs pretty sure they 8cache and i got them in raid can i use them with the new hdds in raid?

 

well like have the 2x 1tbs in raid together than keep my current hdds intact as 2x160s.

 

 

i know i cant have all 4 hdds togther in raid because that would put the 1tbs down to 160gbs .

 

or do i have to run the 1tbs with out raid to run like that?

 

 

thanks:)

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hmm maybe the best way is just not use the 160s? and use them in my other computer in raid sense 2tbs should be plenty i think on my main lol.

 

can i run the 160s in non raid while running the tbs in raid? in case i want the 160s for docs and programs?:)

 

 

tho i would like to copy the stuff i got on my 160s to the new drives thats gonna be in raid how would i do that?

 

cause if i have lets see the 1tbs up and running in raid than i pop in my 160s which is in raid will windows show them so i could copy stuff over or does raid needs windows running on that drive to work?

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