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Crucial M4 ssd any good?

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Just got me one
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i've never heard of the company i bought it from but they had it for around the same price as newegg and they had quicker shipping options for less.

I've seen reviews saying they encountered system freezes with it? Can anyone that actually has this confirm what happens? and if it is something bothersome/frequent?
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Crucial drives are great and solid, however they have recently been having some firmware issues (C300 and now M4) and they have not really shown the best customer support in those cases.

From what I've read the freezes and lags of the new M4 drive only appear on notebooks (mostly apple notebooks).

Those freezes and lags are of course bothersome and occur randomly just like they did on the C300 firmware 006 drives.

To sum it up, I suppose you're good to go and don't need to worry.
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i have my c300 running on 0002 in a sata 3 port and have never had a problem i would get another over some other maker. there is also a 007 updated firmware it might help fix freezing.
    
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Got my M4 on Tuesday and have yet to encounter any problems with freezing. Like Aeru said, most of the freezing/lock up problems seem to be occuring in notebooks.
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