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post #61 of 72
I would strongly recommend eating out or drinking one less weekend to spring for one of the 120/128gb ssd models.

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Edited by Velathawen - 11/3/11 at 5:41am
post #62 of 72
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Just ordered a m4 64gb.

Shud b good soon.
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post #63 of 72
Not to high jack the thread or anything ... But is the 120GB Intel SSD I have in my siggy any good? If not, I might consider one of these M4 doobie-wocker-thangs!
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post #64 of 72
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Originally Posted by Kariz-Matik View Post
Not to high jack the thread or anything ... But is the 120GB Intel SSD I have in my siggy any good? If not, I might consider one of these M4 doobie-wocker-thangs!
Your SSD is great, it just isn't sata 3...you really won't notice much of a difference if you switched.
post #65 of 72
My Corsair Force GT seems to be pretty solid except for one system lockup where I flashed to the latest firmware and it's been solid since.
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I voted for the Corsair Force 3, not just because I have one that has not caused me any issues (useless anecdote), but because if you do have issues Corsair is the company to have them with.
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post #67 of 72
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thx for the help. M4 should arrive thursday. also ordered a pci-e to sata adapter for 6gbs speeds.

+rep to all btw.
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post #68 of 72
Quote:
Originally Posted by passey View Post
also ordered a pci-e to sata adapter for 6gbs speeds.
Bad idea.
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thx for the help. M4 should arrive thursday. also ordered a pci-e to sata adapter for 6gbs speeds.

+rep to all btw.
Yeah, bad idea. Just use your onboard AMD ports. Make 110% sure its the native AMD ports. Even if its only a 3Gb/s port, it'll outperform something else with so much latency due to being external.

I used my Marvell ports (also claim 6Gb/s), but I was only getting 190MB/s sequential from my drive, and random lock ups every 2 seconds or so. The drive was performing WORSE than my old RAID0 of mech drives.

Swapped it over to my native Intel ports (6Gb/s) and everything is now working BEAUTIFULLY. I tried it on a 3Gb/s port, and I honestly can't even tell a difference between the two. The Marvell port, being extra latency because its not the native port (I forget why), was just horrible though.

Seriously, even on your native 3Gb/s ports, it'll be amazingly fast.
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post #70 of 72
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Yeah, bad idea. Just use your onboard AMD ports. Make 110% sure its the native AMD ports. Even if its only a 3Gb/s port, it'll outperform something else with so much latency due to being external.

I used my Marvell ports (also claim 6Gb/s), but I was only getting 190MB/s sequential from my drive, and random lock ups every 2 seconds or so. The drive was performing WORSE than my old RAID0 of mech drives.

Swapped it over to my native Intel ports (6Gb/s) and everything is now working BEAUTIFULLY. I tried it on a 3Gb/s port, and I honestly can't even tell a difference between the two. The Marvell port, being extra latency because its not the native port (I forget why), was just horrible though.

Seriously, even on your native 3Gb/s ports, it'll be amazingly fast.
^ This. Was too lazy to type it myself
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