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Windows 7: OCZ Vertex2 et al FW update

06 Jun 2012   #1

OCZ Vertex2 et al FW update

To whom it may concern.

OCZ has released FW 1.37 for Vertex2 (et al.)

The release notes state that it fixed the BSOD's after retruning from an S3/S4 sleep ...

Find it under the downloads at


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06 Jun 2012   #2

Windows 7 Home Premium 32-Bit - Build 7600 SP1

OK, I will ask. Why did you post this?
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06 Jun 2012   #3
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Win 7 Ultimate x64

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by bigmck View Post
OK, I will ask. Why did you post this?
As a heads up for anyone that may have one of those drives, and possibly having the issue(s) addressed in the update.

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07 Jun 2012   #4


Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by bigmck View Post
OK, I will ask. Why did you post this?
You mean that you don't have the slightest clue about SSD's with SandForce controllers having huge problems coming out of a sleep/hibernation status on several systems leaving the SSD dead (undetected in BIOS) or with unrecoverable BSOD's?
oh boy! where have you been? The HW forums have been overflowing with complaints about this, this last year!
Even Intel, who uses the latest SF controller in one of their new SSD's, adresses the issue by stating that they did rewrite the whole FW for the chip, which they claim "solves the problem"!
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