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"Most performance information is overstated and does not reflect drastic decreases in performance that many drives undergo with use," Plextor said. "Plextor surpasses the industry norm by doing Enterprise Benchmark testing of consumer drives in a Dirty/Steady state to demonstrate sustained read/write performance."
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If they can market this it may give Plextor an edge in the SSD market.
 
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I just ordered a Plextor 128gb! Going to return it and get this new one. Looks pretty sweet.
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I just ordered a Plextor 128gb! Going to return it and get this new one. Looks pretty sweet.
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Im just waiting for the new .20 fab Samsung drives to start showing up and getting used.
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Im just waiting for the new .20 fab Samsung drives to start showing up and getting used.
ssd are the last computer part i'd buy used personally. who knows what previous ownder did to it.
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ssd are the last computer part i'd buy used personally. who knows what previous ownder did to it.
SMART provides the number of Host Writes and it doesn't really matter what a previous owner did to a drive.
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op you forgot to add "expensive" to the title
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Im happy with my crucial m4's
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op you forgot to add "expensive" to the title
$240 for a 128gb SSD isn't severely unreasonable. If it does what they say it will, and since it uses a marvell controller instead of those unreliable and junky Sandforce ones, I think its pretty much spot on.

This SSD weighs in roughly $10 more expensive than the M4, which is regarded as one of the best consumer grade SSDs in the market.
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