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#1 Nemo

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Posted 15 July 2012 - 06:50 PM

OCC reviewer ccokeman checks out OCZ's latest solid state drive equipped with the OCZ/Indilinx Everest 2 controller. You can check out his review of the OCZ Vertex 4 256GB - http://www.overclock...vertex_4_256gb/

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Posted 16 July 2012 - 03:46 AM

Getting rid of the transparent compression doesn't seem to have hurt the performance at all...it absolutely slaughters all the SandForce drives in the write tests!

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Posted 16 July 2012 - 07:54 AM

Getting rid of the transparent compression doesn't seem to have hurt the performance at all...it absolutely slaughters all the SandForce drives in the write tests!

And you couldn't be anymore write.... :teehee:

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Posted 16 July 2012 - 10:42 AM

Awesome drive only anyone got enough fund. :P

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Posted 16 July 2012 - 01:30 PM

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Posted 16 July 2012 - 08:17 PM

Hey, can someone tell me how well these drives fair on the asmedia controller on the z77 boards. I have a chance at raid 0 with 4 of these drives using the sata 6gbps asmedia controllers. :evilgrin: :evilgrin: :evilgrin: :evilgrin: :evilgrin: :evilgrin: :evilgrin:

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Posted 16 July 2012 - 11:42 PM

Donate some of those. :whistling:

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Posted 17 July 2012 - 02:02 AM

Hey, can someone tell me how well these drives fair on the asmedia controller on the z77 boards. I have a chance at raid 0 with 4 of these drives using the sata 6gbps asmedia controllers. :evilgrin: :evilgrin: :evilgrin: :evilgrin: :evilgrin: :evilgrin: :evilgrin:

Probably not well at a guess. Do it and post scaling results!

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Posted 17 July 2012 - 06:01 AM

Hey, can someone tell me how well these drives fair on the asmedia controller on the z77 boards. I have a chance at raid 0 with 4 of these drives using the sata 6gbps asmedia controllers. :evilgrin: :evilgrin: :evilgrin: :evilgrin: :evilgrin: :evilgrin: :evilgrin:

Most of the commonly available ASMedia SATA controllers connect to the system using a single PCIe lane. This configuration doesn't allow sufficient bandwidth for one SATA 6Gb/s SSD much less two or more in RAID.