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Windows 7: Think you know SSDs? Think again.

01 Apr 2009   #21


Yeah, that does look like it is going to be the king of the hill under Intel at least for now.

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03 Apr 2009   #22

windows 7

Your not supposed to defrag an SSD.
I wonder if the IT guy knew?
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03 Apr 2009   #23


Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by johngalt View Post
, you'd see it wasn't the price that is the problem.
It still takes the shine of it though...

At least the minimum performance rate plateaus to some degree and even at minimum performance a very few of those drives will still largely outperform current HDD's.

Either way, I'm not in that much of a rush now to grab one
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03 Apr 2009   #24
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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by edgeguy View Post
Your not supposed to defrag an SSD.
I wonder if the IT guy knew?
I've sometimes had a drive defrag in stupidly quick time. It's due to the fact that the HD was defragged mere moments before LOL.
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06 Apr 2009   #25

W8 Pro, W7 Ultimate, XP Pro x64, Vista x64, Ubuntu

I just posted this in the ReBoot Time thread. OCZ Vertex 30GB with 1275 firmware on XPS M1330. W7 build 7068 x64. Read the whole 30 page article, and the update article, checked Newegg, they are on sale.... the rest is history....LOL
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07 Apr 2009   #26


Nice - glad those things are working out for ya.

OCZ is really making a name for themselves, and I expect to see more good things come from them.
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07 Apr 2009   #27


I read the article, in full. I have to say, when I finally do buy a SSD drive for my home use, it wil be an OCZ. When I buy them for work, they'll be Intel though. Money no object there and speed is most important.

Very nice!

Edit: For work, that's the servers. If I get the budget to put SSDs in the workstations, I'd go with OCZ drives since a balance of price and performance is what's used there.
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08 Apr 2009   #28


100% agreed, FF.

Just found this: Patriot's Warp 128 GBRevision 3 gets faster
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12 Apr 2009   #29

windows 7077

I am wondering if there is a chance that SSDs will with the release of windows 7 grow in popularity ? Every inovation seems to cost the earth then over time become cheap as chips :) Lets hope history repeats itself . I lke the idea of SSD :)
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13 Apr 2009   #30

Windows 7 Pro x64 & Win7 Pre x64 / Ubuntu 9.10 Beta

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by werD View Post
SSD are freaken awesome.. i just cant wait till i can get 1TB drives for an affordable price :P

YouTube - Samsung SSD Awesomeness

When I first saw this video I was blown away
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