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post #51 of 79
I'm more interested in the old generation price drop

muahahahahahaha
post #52 of 79
I was about to purchase the Crucial M4 in the next few days but have just come across the news.

I would not get too excited just yet because in real term performance it may not be as good as the existing SSDs. The Crucial drives outperform the Vertex 3 in 4K random reads (from the graphs I have seen) and the same could happen here. Plus I'm not sure if Corsair is as reliable as Crucial (they might have good RMA but it's still a pain to be without your storage device).

Let's wait and see what happens when these things actually get tested.

I'm a little surprised there are no reviews yet considering you can directly buy them from the Corsair website.
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I tried, says cannot be cancelled order to be shipped soon. Shows shipping date of tomorrow. I guess i can always just send it back right ? do they pay for shipping?
Just refuse the package, don't accept it from the shipper.
When it arrives back to Amazon, they'll refund your money.
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Just how reliable are they compared to traditional drives though? Have seen so many horror stories around it kind of seems SSD's have more problems than mechanical drives..
I have two 1st generation Indilinx OCZ Vertex drives which I bought when they first came out in early 2009 and they are still running fine.
post #55 of 79
hate to bump this but seriously, no reviews yet for this drive? I'm about to have it before any reviews are released...
post #56 of 79
Ya still no reviews this sucks. I have two 120GB Force 3's incoming to replace my ruined 2.06 firmware Vertex 3 MaxIOP drives. I will wait for a review before I break the seals on them as I don't want drives significantly slower than the MaxIOPS V3's.
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Ya still no reviews this sucks. I have two 120GB Force 3's incoming to replace my ruined 2.06 firmware Vertex 3 MaxIOP drives. I will wait for a review before I break the seals on them as I don't want drives significantly slower than the MaxIOPS V3's.
I'm assuming I'll be getting mine on Wednesday / Thursday. If there aren't reviews by then ill post some benchmarks.
post #58 of 79
What SSD drives don't state is the sustained compressed file transfer speeds. I get around 65MB/s whenever I transfer compressed files such as huge photo folders or HD movies from SSD to SSD (internally).

I get better speeds on my mechanical drives.
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Corsair Force Series GT SSD, 85k iOPS

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COMPUTEX Taipei 2011: Corsair has debuted their Force Series GT range of Solid State drives and they're quite the performer. First thing you see is that the drive is race car red, so very sexy. Secondly, they're available in 120 and 240GB configurations, thirdly; performance. Performance wise the drives are very, very fast. The Force Series GT 120GB is capable of 550/510MB/sec sequential read/writes with the 240GB slightly faster with 550/520MB/sec sequential read/write performance. Near SATA 6Gbps speeds from a single drive!
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That's the Force GT. Not the same drive.
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