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[Anand] Plextor Updates The Firmware on M5 Pro: Promises Increased Performance, We Test It

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http://www.anandtech.com/show/6505/plextor-releases-firmware-102-for-the-m5-pro-promises-100k-iops
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It's not unheard of for manufacturers to release faster firmware updates even after the product has already made it to market. OCZ's Vertex 4 is among the most well known for its firmware updates because OCZ didn't provide just one, but two firmware updates that increased performance by a healthy margin. The SSD space is no stranger to aggressive launch schedules that force products out before they're fully baked. Fortunately a lot can be done via firmware updates.


Looking at the M5 Pro's performance consistency (or lack of).... it's not a recommended performance drive...
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Thank you very much! Just updated my firmware on my Plextor M5 Pro 256GB.
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