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they go on sale in june sometime they was in the 540MB/S read irrc ..... My "thinking" is they are the Drives that didn't live up to the Pro series specs

So which SSD do you recommned?
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So which SSD do you recommned?

all the Plextors are great drives, I bought 2 Pro series, But it will be interesting to see what the M5 pricing is. on that note if I was to buy another SSD right now it would be a Pro series without a doubt.
the M5 R/W are 520/390 MB/s which is a little low IMO compared to the M3P.

here is one of my Pros you can look around and compare

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Edited by AMD_Freak - 6/10/12 at 9:16am
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post #283 of 470
Plextor released new M5S which uses Micron's NANDs unlike M3 and M3 Pro uses Toshiba's Toggle Nands
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http://pc.watch.impress.co.jp/docs/news/event/20120611_539321.html
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that word is not allowed in here unless your going to make fun of them

lol, just proving a point
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lol, just proving a point

Just messin with ya lachen.gif well maybe not, I love to make fun of them
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Just ordered my M3S 128GB
Waiting for it to arrive biggrin.gif
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post #287 of 470
Welp. My birthday was the 4th (June) and my Grandparents got me a 128gb M3!

Here are the screenies.
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And yes Webster, I'll get Intel RST...

Update! Loaded up the newest RST Drivers.
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I also did a benchie on my old boot drive (WD Blue 500gb).
Edited by raptorxrx - 6/12/12 at 6:22am
post #288 of 470
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Welp. My birthday was the 4th (June) and my Grandparents got me a 128gb M3!
Here are the screenies.
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And yes Webster, I'll get Intel RST...

very nice ...In my testing Ive found that 11.1.0.1066 Intel seems to work the best
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Add me to the list of happy campers smile.gif

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With OS and apps installed:

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I wasn't getting great scores until after I disabled C-States, crazy what a difference that makes.
    
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Finally I've got the Plextor M3S 128GB as my first SSD!smile.gif Although I'm still on SATA 3Gb/s, but it's still way faster than my WD 1TB HDD. Add me to the list!

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