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When I go to scan for drives... nothing shows up.
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Run the tool as administrator.
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Run the tool as administrator.
I did.
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Piss horrible...

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I just verified that my WD Black's run faster than this Force GT.

So basically, I should take out my SSD and update the firmware on another computer? Seems like the easiest solution.
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Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by xPrestonn View Post
Those are my crystal disk bench stuff.

my random read/writes are great, though. Also, there's almost no info available on my drive [the corsair f115 25nm]. I guess I could just assume it should perform within the ballpark of a force 120gb 34nm.

i really hope it isn't a drive problem.. don't want to deal with any more RMAs atm
Run ATTO and see what you get. That's the software Corsair uses to rate its speeds. AS SSD and Crystal Disk use a different method when testing (uncompressed vs compressed or something).

Quote:
Originally Posted by chrischoi View Post
I just verified that my WD Black's run faster than this Force GT.

So basically, I should take out my SSD and update the firmware on another computer? Seems like the easiest solution.
Are all your settings correct? AHCI set in the BIOS, plugged into a SATA3 port, SATA3 cable, latest Intel RST installed, etc?

I had that issue with my non-GT drive. Plugged into a SATA3 port would give me SATA2 speeds. Then all I did was literally run ATTO a bunch of times consecutively and then I would notice my speed would get faster and faster.

Here's my post in the Corsair Forums:
Quote:
I don't know what happened to mine, but my drive is performing A LOT faster now; ALMOST at rated speeds.

I was frustrated and just kept running ATTO repeatedly. Eventually I noticed that the drive got faster and faster.

There were absolutely no hardware or software changes between each test. All tests (except the last one) was done after a clean install of Win7 Pro x64 -- not a single driver was installed. ATTO settings were the same ones recommended by Corsair (see below).

The last test was done after I installed all my drivers and programs and restored all my document files.

(You might notice the names I saved the results as...)

















Here is the 240GB marks from the Corsair Blog:

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Update2:

Three days after updating I still crashed.
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Update2:

Three days after updating I still crashed.
Don't tell chrischoi that. He said I'm mad and don't know what I'm talking about in another thread when wrote about the bsod.

I gave you some info in another thread about clearing cmos that might help with new firmware. It seems to have for a few ocz users.
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