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Old 12-03-2004, 08:48 PM   #1
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Ok i have a dell 8300 (dont laugh) 3.0 ghz, 1 gig pc3200 ram, ati 9800 pro video card. Will a 2 raptors work ok with this? Do they take more power to run than my 120 gb now? Also, can a raid be set up with my mobo ? Thanks for any help.
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Old 12-03-2004, 08:56 PM   #2
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do you have support for sata? if not you'll need a sata card, other than that it should work
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How do i check to see if i do or not?
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Well a SATA cable looks like this http://images.google.com/imgres?imgu...lr%3D%26sa%3DG
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just an update, i found out that i need a sata pci card, since mine dosent have the support for it, THANKS DELL!
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