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by TalynOne
Sun Nov 08, 2009 11:14 pm
Forum: Legit Reviews Review Forum
Topic: Kingston SSDNow V Series 128GB SSD Review
Replies: 11
Views: 5750

Re: Kingston SSDNow V Series 128GB SSD Review

Can someone who has this drive do me a favor and run CrystalDiskInfo on it? I have this SSD installed and it reports as SATA/150, and all the benchmarks seem to indicate that the values are below the 150 standard, when running my stock Western Digital Scorpio Blue HDD in the laptop it reports as SAT...
by TalynOne
Tue Oct 27, 2009 3:06 pm
Forum: Legit Reviews Review Forum
Topic: Intel Launches TRIM Firmware For 34nm SSDs
Replies: 35
Views: 15864

Re: Intel Launches TRIM Firmware For 34nm SSDs

It's official: Well, that was a short honeymoon -- Intel's now pulled its SSD Toolbox and associated TRIM firmware update amid reports that it was bricking drives under Windows 7. We haven't heard more than anecdotal evidence about this, but we'd definitely pick having a functional drive over the pr...
by TalynOne
Tue Oct 27, 2009 2:01 pm
Forum: Legit Reviews Review Forum
Topic: Intel Launches TRIM Firmware For 34nm SSDs
Replies: 35
Views: 15864

Re: Intel Launches TRIM Firmware For 34nm SSDs

There's an alarming amount of corrupt hard drive stories that sound pretty much the same after the firmware update (bricked/corrupted drive after first Windows 7 reboot after a newly flashed drive). It looks like Intel screwed up somewhere and didn't account for some common configuration that exists...
by TalynOne
Mon Oct 26, 2009 10:03 pm
Forum: Legit Reviews Review Forum
Topic: Intel Launches TRIM Firmware For 34nm SSDs
Replies: 35
Views: 15864

Re: Intel Launches TRIM Firmware For 34nm SSDs

"Page 7 - Final Thoughts and Conclusions" in the article states: We were under the impression that the Windows 7 ATA Data Set Management Command’s trim attribute was something done in the background, but that doesn't appear to be the case on the Intel drives. From what the documentation says, you ne...