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Hey guys, just installed my Vertex 2 40gb and i wanted to post my bench marks to see if it looks right to you guys. I personally dont think so but i wanna hear your opinion. Iv gone threw a few guides on how to make it faster and tune Win7 to go faster but i feel like i can get more out of it.

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Sadly those are pretty bad speeds. Did you use AHCI mode when installing it? Also are you using the W7 drivers? If you are remove them and get the company drivers.
 
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Those are similar read speeds to what i'm getting now with my agility 2 I got for xmas. Very bad. My year old super talent drive with a samsung controller is running at over 200mb/s. I can't figure out what to do with this agility 2 to fix it. Hopefully whatever your problem is is mine as well.
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Sadly those are pretty bad speeds. Did you use AHCI mode when installing it? Also are you using the W7 drivers? If you are remove them and get the company drivers.
I thought they were bad i just didnt want to imply that they were bad Ill checkout those drivers. Im not sure if i did install it with AHCI but ill double check. It was late and i cant remember
Thanks for the help

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Those are similar read speeds to what i'm getting now with my agility 2 I got for xmas. Very bad. My year old super talent drive with a samsung controller is running at over 200mb/s. I can't figure out what to do with this agility 2 to fix it. Hopefully whatever your problem is is mine as well.
It seems like everyones having trouble with OCZ drives. Ill let you know if i fix it.
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enable AHCI.
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enable AHCI.
I cant seem to find AHCI in bios, Iv gone threw everything with no luck. Im going to update it to see if it helps. Im currently using P08 with my XFX 780i.
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I've been fiddling with this agility 2 for 5 hours. Still getting a max 149mb/s read. I've tried msachi and Iastor. I've updated firmware and enabled achi in windows. I've enabled achi in bios. I don't know what else is left...

It might be c300 time.
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I would uninstall the Nvidia Nforce Serial ATA Controller and go with the default M$ SATA driver. Better performance and TRIM support with M$ SATA Controller driver.

Go to device manager, storage controllers, right click Nforce Serial ATA Controller, select uninstall, make sure to check the box delete driver software for this device. After a few reboots you should have default MS SATA driver.
    
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I would uninstall the Nvidia Nforce Serial ATA Controller and go with the default M$ SATA driver. Better performance and TRIM support with M$ SATA Controller driver.

Go to device manager, storage controllers, right click Nforce Serial ATA Controller, select uninstall, make sure to check the box delete driver software for this device. After a few reboots you should have default MS SATA driver.
I tried but no luck =/ My ssd is using a scsi controller and I cant find AHCI in bios, and i do have a feature saying Serial ATA - then it say says Sata 0 or Sata 0+1 or both. Thats the only thing iv found that relates to Sata controllers in my bios.


And updating it didnt do anything.
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You must have AHCI somewhere. Someone with the same motherboard as you needs to chime in. Did you look it up on Google?
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