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post #1 of 51
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Just got my MAX IOPs in the mail today, 120GB. Installed windows with AHCI mode and installed all my drivers. Not impressed with the results.



I can understand a bit over exaggeration over the specs on the box, but these speeds are no where close to the spec'd 550/500.... And yes, it is running off SATA 6GB/s port.


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post #2 of 51
Then use ATTO Disk Benchmark. If the drive is working properly, then it should show the advertised speeds unlike other benchmarking programs.

http://www.softpedia.com/get/System/...enchmark.shtml
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Use HDTune and run the Random Access test. IOPS will be there.
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Originally Posted by TwoCables View Post
Then use ATTO Disk Benchmark. If the drive is working properly, then it should show the advertised speeds unlike other benchmarking programs.

http://www.softpedia.com/get/System/...enchmark.shtml


Not showing advertised speeds.
post #5 of 51
I'm running a Vertex 3 on a R3E SATA3 port too. Apparently it doesn't do very well on the Marvell controller. I am getting VERY similar results.
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post #6 of 51
I wonder if the controller on sandy bridge would improve those numbers. Someone with sandy bridge should get one and report back.
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post #7 of 51
I would like to see HD tune
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to get the advertised speed you would need the native intel sata3 which is on the sandy bridge boards. also on the back of the box ocz says they use ATTO.

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post #9 of 51
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That's bullhonkey, I should have just bought a C300 then.
post #10 of 51
Alright then.

Now install Intel's Rapid Storage Technology driver:

http://downloadcenter.intel.com/Deta...&DwnldID=19607

(I only just noticed that you're using the generic Microsoft AHCI driver)



Edit: apparently, it'll still be relatively the same but only slightly better thanks to the motherboard's SATA controller.
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