Reviews and Problems with Corsair Performance Series P64 (CMFSSD-64GBG2D)
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T. Hensgens, Amazon
9 November 2009
Summary: I just installed this on an Alienware laptop and was surprised at the difference it made in speed. I did a clean install with Win 7 32 bit. I was expecting speed, but not like this. Even browsing is faster. Much faster. Pages render faster, so it gives the illusion that I am surfing faster.
Summary: No matter what brand SSD drives you buy make sure to do some research as to how to set up windows for one, you must turn off a number of features like Disk Defrag, Prefetch, SuperFetch, page filing and some other back ground programs that Windows has turned on by default as they cause undue wear on...
Pros: I ordered two of these to set up in Raid0, using the onboard SATA controller that came with my Asus Rampage Formula motherboard. Vista 64bit loaded right up after i showed it the raid drivers i had put on a floppy disk and its been zero issues since. After loading over 40gb of info, Vista plus tw...
Cons: Even with two of these running in raid0 it does not leave a ton of room after Vista is all bloated...err i mean patched. I would get 128gb drives if i was to do it over. No real way to mount these in a normal tower so either plan on making some sort of mount or buying a SSD converter like the Icy...