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Old 12-27-2013, 08:08 PM   #1
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Default Raid 0

I have the Clevo P170EM Laptop and I wanted to buy a second SSD to put in RAID 0 with my inter SSD, but does that mean I would have to take out my Disk drive? Because I can't see a secondary HDD/SSD slot?


Also just a quick question, am I right in thinking there's no special type of SSD for laptop they use the same SSD for laptops and desktops?
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Old 12-28-2013, 05:53 AM   #2
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If there is no other space for a second harddrive you are properly out of luck.

For laptops you need to make sure the SSD is not too tall to be inside the laptop. Some SSD's are a little taller and that results in it being incompatible with some laptops.
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Not very many laptops support RAID and like BikerEcho said, if there is no second slot, you're out of luck.

Usually, optical drives in laptops use a different connector so shoving an SSD in there may not be possible.
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