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News OCZ boosts Octane speeds with new firmware

Discussion in 'Article Discussion' started by brumgrunt, 25 Jan 2012.

  1. brumgrunt

    brumgrunt New Member

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  2. Baz

    Baz I work for Corsair

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    What helpful timing, just got a 512GB Octane in for review!
     
  3. andrew8200m

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    Yay thank god! Its a fast drive but it was lacking in that area!
     
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    That update process is complete ball ache though, no? Not even half that bad for other SSDs.
     
  5. Doctor Hades

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    How come Crucial and others can make firmware updates that are non-destructive and work under AHCI but OCZ can't? That info puts me right off their drives even before I try them.
     
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    if you just got it in, can you check it's real-world performance before and after the update? (assuming it has not been updated before you got it)
     
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    Gareth Halfacree WIIGII! Staff Administrator Super Moderator Moderator

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