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Flashing different manufacturer firmware.

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Hey Everyone,
I have a Silicon Power v30 120gb which doesn't receive firmware updates so I was just wondering if anyone out there has ever tried flash another manufacturers firmware onto their own ssd.

Also, has anyone ever tried to overclock their ssd?

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Zane
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I'm almost positive all of the ideas you listed would be very very detrimental for the SSD's health. Leave it be, the firmware is hardware specific and I don't believe the SSD is an exact clone of another company's that has been rebranded.
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Firmware from a drive that uses the same Sandforce SF-2281controller, and identical NAND flash should work, but there are no guarantees.
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Ok so looks like it might not be quite there yet in terms of customising SSD's, hopefully as time passes these sort of capabilities will work their way into our devices.

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