quote:From the PDF you posted: "A drive under a continuous I/O load and performing its own error recovery can easily exceed 8 seconds of timeout, during which the normal desktop hard drive does not respond".
quote:these larger drives are just too expensive per GB.
quote:Too expensive?! LOL! How cheap do you want them to be? Hard drives are DAMN cheap now. One of the cheapest components of the computer.
quote:It makes no sense for the consumer
quote: Kinda reminds me of AGP... or PCI... or pretty much most of the standards these days getting replaced by "better faster must have!" standards that cost the end user money and offer no real improvement in performance.