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post #11 of 58
wow ok fast drive. Price WAY OUT THARE. Nice drive tho. Happy with c300 and 3 vertex for now.
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So you need P67 chipset to get those speed?
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So you need P67 chipset to get those speed?
looks like another + for SB over X58. Though I would think there are some X58 boards that have some 3rd party solutions -- anyone care to clarify?
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Those are the "Pro" prices.... the consumer models will be less.
Yeah, but we're still looking at $300+ if you want more than 128GB
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Good to see SATA3 getting used. Though people who don't have it will need to use PCIe SSDs to get the higher speeds like I have.

Since SSDs are already at SATA3's theoretical maximum doorstep, when is SATA4 coming? Maybe they'll make drives with dual SATA ports? Or maybe we'll just have to remain limited by SATA and use PCIe when we have a bandwidth hungry card. (Good thing so many components are integrated these days, no need to worry about running out of slots... usually.)
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Do we need the speed is the important question. SSD are good for their response time and speeds opening small files but 500 MB/s is not something people should really freak out about.
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Good to see SATA3 getting used. Though people who don't have it will need to use PCIe SSDs to get the higher speeds like I have.

Since SSDs are already at SATA3's theoretical maximum doorstep, when is SATA4 coming? Maybe they'll make drives with dual SATA ports? Or maybe we'll just have to remain limited by SATA and use PCIe when we have a bandwidth hungry card. (Good thing so many components are integrated these days, no need to worry about running out of slots... usually.)
Yeah I'm thinking SATA 4 will take a little while. The dual-port layout is interesting. *Dreams up some six-port SATA III SSD capable of 4.8Gbps using all 8 SATA III ports on motherboard*
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post #18 of 58
At last

A worthy upgrade. Welcome to the fast installing games era.

Snappy!
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When will we get 1GB/s speeds?
Raid 0?

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Yeah I'm thinking SATA 4 will take a little while. The dual-port layout is interesting. *Dreams up some six-port SATA III SSD capable of 4.8Gbps using all 8 SATA III ports on motherboard*
Ehh? isn't the current fastest sata 6gbps?
Edited by nukefission - 2/17/11 at 6:34am
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When will we get 1GB/s speeds?
Raid 0?
Hmm these Vertex 3 drives in RAID willl achieve a near speed,but i think we wont get the 1GB threshold ....stilll.
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