View Full Version : Re: SATA - Is Raid Cumpolsory???

September 1st 04, 11:01 PM

Just noticed typo is heading! Sorry!


"Clippy" > wrote in message
> Is it possible to connect two SATA hard drives to a GA-8ANXP-D motherboard
> without it being in a RAID configuration? To be honest I do not really
> require this and all performance tests i've seen have hardly been
> brilliant to show raid up as the way forward on desktop PC's.
> I've got two Raptor 10,000rpm sata drives. Can I still benefit from their
> performance gains if they are not Raid(ed)? To do this is it a matter of
> simply altering the BIOS to disable RAID (SATA / AHCI Mode set to
> disabled?) or is that not possible and it is the only way this board uses
> sata drives?
> Cheers
> Clippy
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