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post #1 of 22
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So today I just got my first SSD ever, I thought the difference would be noticable but not this much! eek.gif

Windows loads in a cold boot in 20 seconds, compared to my old setup was 60 seconds.
Everything loads up in under 3 seconds, including world of warcraft.
Loading screens are 1~4 seconds, it's sheer madness I tell ya biggrinsmiley.gif


Anyway, I'm assuming it's working correctly, I read seans guide.

What software should I use to benchmark it and check if the speeds are right?
Should I update the firmware too?
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post #2 of 22
Welcome To the world of SSD's tongue.gif

You can use AS SSD - http://www.filehippo.com/download_asssdbenchmark/
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post #3 of 22
lol, yea, they are great. And AS SSD is what I like seeing as a bench.
post #4 of 22
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Well I remembered about crystal disk mark so I did a quick run of that, hows this?

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post #5 of 22
Damn nice! Welcome to SSD!
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post #6 of 22
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post #7 of 22
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Awesome aren't they??? I will never go back!!!

I just got 2 more OCZ Vertex 4 256G's and put em in a Raid 0 from newegg.com

If you prefer microcenter it's $10 cheaper.
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post #8 of 22
The speed which you want to notice is the 4k. It's why windows boots that fast on SSD. and running apps for the first time is a lot faster.
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See Caviar Black 2tb 4k tongue.gif
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I ran it again in english this time tongue.gif


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post #10 of 22
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Do I need to do a firmware update?
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