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post #21 of 44
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Originally Posted by DuckieHo View Post
Fusion-IO and RAMSan are better than the M4.... The Intel 720 will be as well.
You just said it earlier, depends on pricepoint. They are enterprise grade cards. At this point, they are pretty irrelevant considering they probably are well over 2-3k each. And they are Pci-express cards.
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I am somewhat disappointed. My Kingston has been running for 1 month 2 days and 7 hours without any issues at all. I expected less..
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post #23 of 44
eh, still not cheap enough for me.
post #24 of 44
this is an amazing thread
post #25 of 44
Well I am torn between OCZ Vertex 3 120 and Crucial M4 128 , I've been very happy with my Vertex 2 so far but reports but the issues with the new SF controller are worrying.
My friend has Corsair Force 3 with 2600k and Asus P8P67 and he he's getting bsod's all the time.
I'm gonna wait another month and see what's going on.
Edited by RobotDevil666 - 10/14/11 at 4:09pm
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post #26 of 44
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Originally Posted by CJRhoades View Post
Question: Why does everyone seems to like the Crucial M4 so much when the OCZ Agility III has better read speeds and MUCH better write speeds? I dunno anything about SSD's but I'm planning to get a ~60GB one sometime in the near future and I've been mainly paying attention to the Read/Write speeds. Is that wrong?

EDIT: Note I'm talking about the 64GB M4 and the 60GB Agility III, not the higher capacity models.
Just go on newegg and check out the Sandforce SSDs reviews. Even though they ARE just newegg reviews when 30% or more are 1 star I'd stay away.
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post #27 of 44
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Bought Crucial m4 64GB for my laptop yesterday. Gonna have fun reinstallign everything on weekend
It won't even take you a day.
     
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post #28 of 44
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It won't even take you a day.
Don't a lot of SSDs even come with upgrade kits that include disk imaging software?
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post #29 of 44
looks like they also tested this without the M4's firmware upgrade, which gives it a SUBSTANTIAL increase in performance, making it more than worth it.

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Don't a lot of SSDs even come with upgrade kits that include disk imaging software?
some do i think and some are just the drive itself.
     
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post #30 of 44
Vertex 3 120 GB would be the best choice if not all the issues it has.... I have one and really hope that new upcoming FirmWare 2.14 will fix the issues
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