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I don't have hotplug enabled, I was wondering what that was. I've ran about 5-7 benchmarks since I installed windows.

EDIT: Would I just turn hotplug on for the SSD and keep it off for the HDD?
Edited by Oblivion77 - 6/13/11 at 7:05pm
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post #22 of 33
Nope, turn hotplug on for all the drives. I was having issues with a Crucial C300 slow speeds that was solved by turning hotplug on.

Now being that you've run so many benchmarks, you going to have to back off doing it for awhile. Let windows idle at the login screen for an hour or more and let the drive have a chance to clean itself from the data written by the benchmarks.
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Is there such thing as a "SATA 3" cable and a "SATA 6" cable?
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post #24 of 33
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I don't have hotplug enabled, I was wondering what that was. I've ran about 5-7 benchmarks since I installed windows.

EDIT: Would I just turn hotplug on for the SSD and keep it off for the HDD?
According to OCZ, running benchmarks over and over will kill your SSD faster than anything because you're filling your drive with unnecessary data.

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this result on agility 3 is ok acording to product sheet on ocz site...
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Is there such thing as a "SATA 3" cable and a "SATA 6" cable?
Nope, it's just marketing.
post #27 of 33
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Thanks for the help guys, but I think I'm gonna return this Agility 3 60Gb for 2 reasons.

1. The Read/Write speeds seem off to me
2. I want to get a 120Gb

Now, I can get an OCZ Agility 3 again or a Corsair Force 3. What do you guys think is better?
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Nope, it's just marketing.
That's not necessarily true. Sata 3 cables are tested to run at 6.0gb/s full speed. Sata 2 cables are not. A high quality sata 2 cable might work but there is no guarantee. Some sata 2 cables have been tested and cannot handle the full Sata 3 speeds.
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post #29 of 33
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Thanks for the help guys, but I think I'm gonna return this Agility 3 60Gb for 2 reasons.

1. The Read/Write speeds seem off to me
2. I want to get a 120Gb

Now, I can get an OCZ Agility 3 again or a Corsair Force 3. What do you guys think is better?
The Force 3 has been recalled. The Agility 3 cannot be trusted. I returned mine.

Avoid any drive with a SandForce controller right now.
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post #30 of 33
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Hey guys, so I returned my OCZ Agility 3 60Gb and got a Crucial M4 64Gb, here are my results. They look much better.

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