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Windows 7: Show us your SSD performance 2


11 Jan 2013   #911
Dave76

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Ult x64 - SP1/ Windows 8 Pro x64
 
 

Nice scores, nice SSD
Those acquisition times are great.


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11 Jan 2013   #912
LittleJay

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit SP 1
 
 

Thanks Bill, paulpicks and Dave! It is nice to know that my new SSD performs well.
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11 Jan 2013   #913
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by LittleJay View Post
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Here are the numbers for my new Samsung 128Gb 840 Pro as promised.
Very good SSD Barry, I bet the rig flies.
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11 Jan 2013   #914
Parman

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Just got my 2 Samsung SSD 840 Pro series in the mail.... Now i just have to wait on my laptop. Maybe i will image my home PC and install them on there while i wait. Oh man I'm excited. I will post speeds when its up an running.
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11 Jan 2013   #915
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

Parman, the best practice for SSD is to do a full clean install so you get the format and alignment correct. Images don't work very well, I have experience trying, lol.
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11 Jan 2013   #916
Parman

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

You're correct i remember about having to actually manually change the alignment if you're doing an image. I will probably just wait till i get my laptop.

Thanks for the reminder, my excitement let me completely space.
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11 Jan 2013   #917
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

Imaging works very well - if you do it right. Macrium can even do the alignment for you.

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Partition alignment and the Macrium Reflect cloning and restore function
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To preserve the source partition alignment either...
  1. Select the source partition check box(es) and click the 'Copy selected partitions' link.
  2. Drag and drop the source partition(s) to free space on the target disk
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11 Jan 2013   #918
Parman

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Thanks WHS, I figured the macrium guru would have a solutions. I will see how the weekend goes if my kids take a nice long nap tomorrow i might try to get it done.
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11 Jan 2013   #919
LeftC

Windows 7 Ultimate (x64) Service Pack 1 (build 7601)
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by LittleJay View Post
Thanks Bill, paulpicks and Dave! It is nice to know that my new SSD performs well.
Hi LittleJay

Did you do either of the Samsung firmware updates, v1.1 or 1.2? Support - Solid State Drives MZ-7PD128 | Samsung Memory & Storage
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11 Jan 2013   #920
LittleJay

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit SP 1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by LeftC View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by LittleJay View Post
Thanks Bill, paulpicks and Dave! It is nice to know that my new SSD performs well.
Hi LittleJay

Did you do either of the Samsung firmware updates, v1.1 or 1.2? Support - Solid State Drives MZ-7PD128 | Samsung Memory & Storage
No I didn't.
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