Could someone please give me a bit of advice on which M.2 (NGFF) Type 2260 SSD card to buy for my ROG mPCIe Combo III add on which came with my Maximus VII Formula M/B. There doesn't seem to be many 2260 cards and I have no idea which make to go for. Any help would be most helpful. Thanks.....Ron.
I have tried both..The PCI plug in and the hyper kit adapter plug in for my Sabertooth X99 MB. The Intel 750 either way brings new things to the table..This PC-05 score is up 15,000 because of the 750.. Don't get me wrong, the 8 core 5960X also helps the score but the intel 750 is what takes...
Those guys over at HardOCP have put a great "State of the SSD Market" type article up.
It does a great job demystifying the current crop of SSD connectors & protocols.
Short, but good read.
HARDOCP - Introduction - Fall 2015 Solid State Drive Technology Update
In my daily perusal of the Interwebs looking for great articles to sustain hopes in my <5 Years til the end of Spinners Years bet with Sandy, I ran across a couple more interesting articles on SSD's:
This one: A fresh look at storage performance with PCIe SSDs - The Tech Report - Page 1...
I decided to start this thread in order to share and compare the hours of use between our members with SSDs.
Run Crystal Disk Info and post a screenshot of your SSD information!
(if you know of a program better than CDI, let me know!)
It seems we have come a long way in a few short years with the development of ssd's and so now with the latest generation starting to be released by a few of the manufacturers and with these having warranties of up to 10 years, it occurred to me that some of you guys might like to tell us what...
So my Windows 7 OS (title accidentally said OC) is on an 119GB Corsair SSD.
This last weekend I was cleaning it up, updating spyware definitions, etc. when I noticed that a phantom file of some sort decided to take all the extra space on the SSD. I had 40GB or so of free space and after doing...