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Corsair Accelerator Series (CSSD-C30GB / CSSD-C45GB / CSSD-C60GB)
7.5 out of 10

Corsair Accelerator Series (CSSD-C30GB / CSSD-C45GB / CSSD-C60GB)

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Reviews and Problems with Corsair Accelerator Series (CSSD-C30GB / CSSD-C45GB / CSSD-C60GB)

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Overall 2
2.0

Economical speedup, but unreliable... (modified review)

Amazon Customer "Randy", Amazon
12 December 2012
  • Summary: With higher density SSD drives, the bar is higher for mass storage performance. Much faster than mechanical disk drives, but also much more expensive. The corsair drive with Nvelo software bridges this gap nicely.
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Overall 2
2.0

Feeling lucky, punk?

dealchaser, Amazon
14 October 2012
  • Summary: Installed the "Accelerator" SSD and downloaded the software with no issues beyond the highly annoying licensing scheme. Set it up to cache a secondary drive. Was delighted at first with the marked improvement in read/write speeds, that is, until the system froze on a later boot-up, and the entire...
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Overall 2
2.0

Don'T Buy

Uvas, Amazon
6 October 2012
  • Summary: Terrible product, DO NOT WASTE your money. It does not work on my average setup. None of the mentioned limitations are an issue with my setup. I am a knowledgeable computer person (over 15 years building my own PCs).
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Overall 2
2.0

Hosed my prevoiusly stable system in less than 24 hrs.

R. Sorak, Amazon
26 August 2012
  • Summary: Win7 had been rock solid on this machine. Installed my new Corsair 60 gig acc SSD and the dataplex and it seemed to be working well, until I tried to uninstall Nero backitup and this produced a bluescreen. Then the system wouldnt restart without a bluescreen.
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Overall 2
2.0

Beware of compatability issues

Amazon Customer, Amazon
4 August 2012
  • Summary: My Dell system uses a Nvidia SATA chipset that would not work with Nvelo's caching software. Nvelo's support team was very responsive but told me this is a known limitation. The drive works fine as a formatted non-caching SSD.
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Overall 2
2.0

Complete Junk, stay away

TheB, Amazon
16 June 2012
  • Summary: I have had nothing but problems with this system. Since I installed the Corsair SSD60 gig Accelerator my system now and then will not wake up after going to sleep. This never happened until I installed this product. I have to turn the computer off/on and try a reboot.
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Overall 2
2.0

Is not working with my System

Mony S. Chheng, Amazon
26 May 2012
  • Summary: I have similar problem as tommyboy 808 negative reviews: Dataplex errors message. I think it's software compatibility issues. I use acronis true image and acronis disk director, McAfee firewall, HDHomerun Tuner-WMC. It cause window to hang during watching TV on WMC.
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Overall 2
2.0

Did not work for me....

tommyboy808, Amazon
23 May 2012
  • Summary: I do not like writing negative reviews, but in this case I have to describe my experience with the Corsair Accelerator Series 30 GB SSD Cache Drive CSSD-C30GB . I really wanted this to work since I think it's a great concept. This is my experience and may not be representative.
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Overall 2
2.0

Stay away or risk data corruption

Boris Krasnoiarov, Amazon
28 April 2012
  • Summary: It was easy to install hardware & software. I got it up and running in 15 minutes and it appeared worth the hype - I got significant improvements in app startup times and read/write operations. Everything seemed to be ok untill I needed to re-install cygwin.
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Overall 2
2.0

Only works for C: drive

Bruno Richard Hauptmann, Amazon
23 April 2012
  • Summary: I purchased a Corsair Accelerator 60GB model with the intent of using it to cache my big data drive. Unfortunately, I did not read the small print. This thing only works for an existing C: drive with Windows7 on it. You CANNOT use this to cache a data drive -- ONLY the boot drive.
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