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Also, the smaller drives are a little bit slower in the Vertex 2 series if I recall correctly... But to be honest I wouldn't know because I don't own one.
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Also, the smaller drives are a little bit slower in the Vertex 2 series if I recall correctly... But to be honest I wouldn't know because I don't own one.
This explains it. Anyway, i ran the online test and formatted acordingly. I gained 1mb on average and highest trasnfer rate. I think i just needed to update RST.

anyway, back to page 1 post 10, can someone check those results and compare if possible? Thank you
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This explains it. Anyway, i ran the online test and formatted acordingly. I gained 1mb on average and highest trasnfer rate. I think i just needed to update RST.

anyway, back to page 1 post 10, can someone check those results and compare if possible? Thank you
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Don't mention it! I don't hesitate to help a fellow ME player...

I also read somewhere that if you edit the Windows Registry to enable AHCI (I don't remember how to do it, sorry) and then go into BIOS and set your SSD's controller's mode to AHCI it will help... However, some people don't seem to think that AHCI will help; you may want to tinker with that.
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post #14 of 40
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Thanks again sweffymo. Does anyone know if my results are normal? Anyone have this drive??

edit: looks at page 1 post 10 attachment 1,2,3.
Edited by BradleyW - 12/30/10 at 5:16pm
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Quote:
Originally Posted by sweffymo View Post
Did you check your partition alignment before you formatted the drive?
AS-SSD show it as 1024k (in green) so it's fine
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Thanks again sweffymo. Does anyone know if my results are normal? Anyone have this drive??

edit: looks at page 1 post 10 attachment 1,2,3.
The drive looks sweet to me Brad
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AS-SSD show it as 1024k (in green) so it's fine


The drive looks sweet to me Brad
Well the partition thing said to change it to 2048k, so i did. Performance increased by a tiny bit

Also, ive installed intel rapid storgate tech latest version DEC 15th 2010, but when i start windows, the service will not run automatically, so i have to double click the icon next to the time/date to open the CP, and the service runs. I can't do this all the time. My PC is shared. Someone might use the PC without this service running and it will bugger my SSD. Any ideaaass?

Also, am glad the benchmark results look fine. HD tune looks fine, and so does the other one, but AS SSD looks slow.

edit: I wish i had 2 of them for raid.
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Well the partition thing said to change it to 2048k, so i did. Performance increased by a tiny bit

Also, ive installed intel rapid storgate tech latest version DEC 15th 2010, but when i start windows, the service will not run automatically, so i have to double click the icon next to the time/date to open the CP, and the service runs. I can't do this all the time. My PC is shared. Someone might use the PC without this service running and it will bugger my SSD. Any ideaaass?

Also, am glad the benchmark results look fine. HD tune looks fine, and so does the other one, but AS SSD looks slow.

edit: I wish i had 2 of them for raid.
Are you sure it doesn't start after 2 minutes 10 seconds
Edited by ACHILEE5 - 12/31/10 at 6:26am
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Are you sure it doesn't start after 2 minutes 10 seconds
Very Sure.
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Very Sure.
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The Intel chip set drivers I use do!
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