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damn i love my OCZ SSD, hopefully they step it back up with the next series
    
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Wow, that's pretty low of OCZ.

Same price as 32nm

Dramatically slower performance

Lower capacity

Lower life expectancy

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We will have to see how Crucial fairs with their upgrades. The NAND for the C400 is supposed to have lower life expectancy than that in the C300, and the drives will also have a smaller cache.
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So much for OCZ abandoning the memory market to focus on on SSDs and Power Supplies. If no one buys their SSDs anymore then can they survive on the couple hundred people that still buy their power supplies after they ruined PC P&C?
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Originally Posted by PoopaScoopa View Post
So much for OCZ abandoning the memory market to focus on on SSDs and Power Supplies. If no one buys their SSDs anymore then can they survive on the couple hundred people that still buy their power supplies and they ruined PC P&C?
Well, is it fraud? When you look at the $$$ amount per GB vs the formated sector.
The drives have the same model number. Thats bad
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we know it was a mistake,
Thats the under statement of the year Tony. It wasn't a mistake. It was intensional for profit $$$ at the expense of your customers.
http://www.ocztechnologyforum.com/fo...-drives/page18
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820227551
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You won't get the advertized 120GB for this drive. OCZ has swapped manufacturing lowering capacity to ~114GB but not the 120GB on the box. On the OCZ site, it lists the RAW capacity as 128 GB, but an IDEMA capacity of 115GB. In reality windows saw about 113.5 RAW and 106 formatted

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IMO, I think it was a "mistake" communications breakdown. When all this happened, their focus has already been on next generation of drives. And when they had to switch to different NANDs, they probably forgot to question about performance.
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