I know this should be in the hardware area, but you know how the saying goes.... it won't get answered there My search there has yielded few and old posts. I figure this will get me quicker - up to date results. Please forgive me.
I'm currently getting a AMD machine.
I noticed it's just as cheap to get several smaller sata drives for Raid, than to get an equal big single sata drive.
The biggest reason I'm leaning this direction is for 7CG and TBO. I would love to be able to play Rachmaninoff and I'm the only thing breaking sweat.