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Issues with SF1200/1222??

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Hey!

I've been reading a lot about SSD's and came up with a very, very mixed review on the 1200 series.

On the one hand people argue its the best for performance, but on the other hand it crashes your system when you put it to sleep/hibernate (not good for laptops!!)

Is this true? Can anyone clarify?

If so, is there a fix/patch to rectify it?

Cheers!!! =]
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It seems this is an issue when coupling these controllers with XP:
http://forums.anandtech.com/showthread.php?t=2126256
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Wow, thanks for that!! That thread, and those they link you to inside are very informative, but its still pretty clear nobody has a direct idea for what causes the error/s.

Which SSD should I go for? (I need size)

OCZ Vertex 240GB SSD


Patriot Inferno 240GB SSD

I know both use SF controllers (Inferno = SF1222 & Vertex = SF1200)

To my knowledge intels biggest SSD is 160gb?
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At this point, you may do better by just waiting for SandForce 1200s to drop in price.

The two SandForce drives you pointed out are exactly the same, besides the brand, of course. They will perform identically.
    
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Yeah thats what I thought.

Lastly, would I notice a difference in performance between ram timings 9-9-9-20 and 9-9-9-24?
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