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OCZ Diesel 8GB Flash Drive is Slow

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Hello all,

I received an OCZ Diesel 8GB flash drive about 6 months ago. It is formated FAT32. I noticed the speed (or lack of it) when I started transferring larger files from my computer (Windows 7 64-bit) to the flash drive. It took about 90 seconds to transfer abuot 350MBs. I ran Check Flash, which reported a transfer rate (writing to the flash drive) of approximately 3.7MB/s. Does this seem right for a USB2 flash drive? If not, what else can I do to figure out what the problem is? Note that I did confirm the USB port that I plugged the flash drie into was UBS2.

Thansk for any help!

Ben
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Reformat is to NTFS and use an allocation size of 4096.
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