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so this is basically where you enable cacheing... interesting... no limits or is it limited by the HDD's 16MN in my case?

I got better benches with them off... but I guess in real-world use it is the opposite
That's what the 16MB memory is for.... caching. However, it is unlikely that you utilize even that 16MB.


Here's a diagram of what NCQ does. However, calculating the optimized path takes processing power and time.




http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Native_command_queuing
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Native Command Queuing (NCQ) is a technology designed to increase performance of SATA hard disks under certain situations by allowing the individual hard disk to internally optimize the order in which received read and write commands are executed. This can reduce the amount of unnecessary going back-and-forth on the drive's heads, resulting in increased performance (and slightly decreased wear of the drive) for workloads where multiple simultaneous read/write requests are outstanding, most often occurring in server-type applications. However, the current technology actually slows down HD access in certain applications, like games and sequential reads & writes, because of the added latency induced by NCQ logic[1].
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nice graph... thanks you ho... I mean duckie... hahha what made you choose that name... I love the Avatar it gets me every time...

thanks for the posts
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Interesting thread.
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hey alex... did you see what I got out of our South Bridge?
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nice graph... thanks you ho... I mean duckie... hahha what made you choose that name... I love the Avatar it gets me every time...

thanks for the posts
Duckie is short for "Duck-Billed Playtpus". A raver ex-GF gave me that nickname.

My last name is "Ho" (sucks to be me!).

Now, you know!
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hey alex... did you see what I got out of our South Bridge?
Yeah i see that nice.Im working on it.I want try to get more read speed.My burst is fine but i think the read can be better.
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got it... the name was something I sorta guessed, please don't take it bad I'm just talking trash... I've read so many of your posts that I feel like I know you a little bit... hope you didn't feel offended... I was hoping for the opposite

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Yeah i see that nice.Im working on it.I want try to get more read speed.My burst is fine but i think the read can be better.
You should have gone with the Seagates..
Those are the second best thing

I just can't believe I got you beat on anything!!!

then again it might just be luck... my second pair is running at 110MB/s and that's after mixing and benching four different drives to find the best combination
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Beat? LOL.
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that is exactly what I meant... hehehe!!! it makes me proud!

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LOL,you cool.Now how in the end you have your read speed better?
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