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So I just bought a Kingston KC300 SSD and I ran AS SSD and I'm not getting nowhere near the advertised read and write speeds. I'm also using SATA 3.

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Hello,
Is that sata 3 6/gbps?


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Hello,
Is that sata 3 6/gbps?


-ROG
Thanks for the reply! Yes its sata 3 6gbps
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One thing you have to be careful about is the way the desciption and spec's are worded and what I mean by that is you will notice that OCZ says ' UP TO " a certian speed. You will most likely not be getting 550 read and 500 write you will be getting something less , and every SSD will get a different speed even though they are the same model and spec's . One thing you can do is in the bios enable AHCI , that should give you an increase. You may have to go on the OCZ forums to see how to do that since you have already loaded your OS. Or you can reformat and reload the OS and before you reload enable AHCI.


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One thing you have to be careful about is the way the desciption and spec's are worded and what I mean by that is you will notice that OCZ says ' UP TO " a certian speed. You will most likely not be getting 550 read and 500 write you will be getting something less , and every SSD will get a different speed even though they are the same model and spec's . One thing you can do is in the bios enable AHCI , that should give you an increase. You may have to go on the OCZ forums to see how to do that since you have already loaded your OS. Or you can reformat and reload the OS and before you reload enable AHCI.


-ROG
Im familiar with AHCI and I do have it enabled. I've always had it enabled.
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looks fine

If you want the advertized speeds you have to use the same benchmark they used. ATTO benchmark.
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looks fine

If you want the advertized speeds you have to use the same benchmark they used. ATTO benchmark.
Yup you were right smile.gif
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