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Windows 7: Show us your SSD performance 2

11 Jan 2013   #921

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit SP 1
 
 

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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.
Thanks Gary! Yeah, I am loving the performance.

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11 Jan 2013   #922
whs

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Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

I would say, if it ain't broke, don't mess with it.
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11 Jan 2013   #923

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit SP 1
 
 

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I would say, if it ain't broke, don't mess with it.
I was thinking the same myself.
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11 Jan 2013   #924

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

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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 v1.2? Support - Solid State Drives MZ-7PD128 | Samsung Memory & Storage
No I didn't.
May I ask, why not?
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11 Jan 2013   #925

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Windows 7 Ult x64 - SP1/ Windows 8 Pro x64
 
 

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I would say, if it ain't broke, don't mess with it.
I was thinking the same myself.
Agree, haven't found anything suggesting the new firmware is mandatory or fixes a serious problem.

I did update mine before installing the OS.
The Magician software is suppose to leave your data intact, if you do decide to do it always make a disk image first.
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11 Jan 2013   #926

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit SP 1
 
 

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Hi LittleJay

Did you do either of the Samsung firmware updates, v1.1 or v1.2? Support - Solid State Drives MZ-7PD128 | Samsung Memory & Storage
No I didn't.
May I ask, why not?
To tell the truth I didn't even think about it. I had my PC torn apart installing a new CPU cooler, so I installed the SSD at the same time and it never even crossed my mind. So now that I have Windows 7 installed on it and the SDD is performing well, I'll leave it as is.
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11 Jan 2013   #927

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

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No I didn't.
May I ask, why not?
To tell the truth I didn't even think about it. I had my PC torn apart installing a new CPU cooler, so I installed the SSD at the same time and it never even crossed my mind. So now that I have Windows 7 installed on it and the SDD is performing well, I'll leave it as is.
It makes sense.

Like whs said: "I would say, if it ain't broke, don't mess with it."
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12 Jan 2013   #928

Microsoft Windows 8.1 Enterprise 64-bit
 
 
Looks good!

LittleJay,
Your SSD performance looks great! Excellent work!
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12 Jan 2013   #929

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit SP 1
 
 

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LittleJay,
Your SSD performance looks great! Excellent work!
Thanks mate!
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13 Jan 2013   #930

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Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

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Here's how SSD Life works for me.

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Do you see dead people? Very odd Gary.

A Guy
Only a couple.
I uninstalled it, ran CCleaner reg cleaner and temp cleaner, rebooted reinstalled and still a blank window.
Also checked Windows Update for maybe a .NET update but nada.

The Pro Trial works except for throughput info.

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Any ideas on this?
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