OCZ Vertex 3 240GB Max IOPS Edition SSD Review

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OCZ Vertex 3 240GB Max IOPS Edition SSD Review

Postby Apoptosis » Mon Jun 20, 2011 7:46 am

OCZ Vertex 3 240GB Max IOPS Edition SSD Review

OCZ busts out the big guns with the Max IOPS editions of the Vertex 3 SSDs. From the outside, they pretty much the same as the other Vertex 3 drives save for the "Max IOPS" verbiage on the front sticker. The real difference lies beneath the exterior shell with some hardware changes that have a significant impact on performance. Just how much we'll bear out in the testing but let's just say that it does not disappoint.

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We've done quite a few SSD reviews this year and frankly, some of the drives we test seem like carbon copies of the one before save for different branding. Performance tends to be relatively equal, at least within the standard deviation of the benchmarks used and it's rare for a drive to really stand out. The Vertex 3 MI is one of those rare drives that, in a sea of virtual SSD homogeny, distinguishes itself with all around performance perceptively better than any other single SATA III interfaced drive we've tested to date - except maybe the...




Article Title: OCZ Vertex 3 240GB Max IOPS Edition SSD Review
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