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So I've followed the guide up to just after installation. Everything is going smoothly, and I am installing my video driver so I can use all of my screen. All I have to say is that this m4 is FAST. Everything happens instantly. Thanks for the tutorial, Sean!

No problem smile.gif
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Which socket do i plug my intel SSD into please 419 thanking you.
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I'm guessing that these two SSD tests are good?

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Which socket do i plug my intel SSD into please 419 thanking you.

Any of the blue ones.
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I'm guessing that these two SSD tests are good?

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yep, you're good thumb.gif
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Thanks alot +'d !
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I got RAID working :D

 

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I got RAID working biggrin.gif

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haha, I replied in the Crucial club...what was the issue?
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Replied in the Crucial club rolleyes.gif

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Well since I couldnt find a definitive answer as to whether the Crucial M4 or Plextor M3 was faster, I went with the Crucial M4 for $140. Did a pricematch on Staples and used the 30 off 150 coupon.

Excited to get my first SSD!
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Well since I couldnt find a definitive answer as to whether the Crucial M4 or Plextor M3 was faster, I went with the Crucial M4 for $140. Did a pricematch on Staples and used the 30 off 150 coupon.

Excited to get my first SSD!

Awesome! They are about the same. Definitely a good choice going with the cheapest you could find! thumb.gif
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