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    SandForce started work on its controllers back in 2007. The late start meant a late arrival to the party. Even today were looking at another 1 - 3 months before we see widespread availability of SSDs based on the SF-1200 or SF-1500. I guess its more fashionably late than anything else, because this thing is good.

    The OCZ Vertex 2 Pro is the fastest single-controller MLC SSD Ive ever tested, and its not even running final firmware. Its quite telling that SandForce decided to make its first public showing with OCZ. Perhaps all of the initial hard work with Indilinx in the Vertex days paid off.
    http://www.anandtech.com/storage/sho...spx?i=3702&p=1

    Intel has been dethroned as the SSD king.

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    Looks very promising but it's gonna be an enterprise drive, nothing for retail market since it'll be too expensive.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Skyguy View Post
    Looks very promising but it's gonna be an enterprise drive, nothing for retail market since it'll be too expensive.
    never experience a SSD before

    I notice you have one... is the speed so good that you would have a hard time going back to mechanical drives?

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    Actually I have 7 SSDs.

    And yes, I cry every time I have to run a test rig with Vista on a traditional hard drive. Sooooooooooooo sllllllllllloooooooooooooowwwwwwwwww

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    Man, I want one of these sooo bad! One day!

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    It dwarfs the performance of the current intel drives and its MLC !!!
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    And it's to bad that due to the price that I doubt we will not be able to get one for review but it never hurts to ask

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    Quote Originally Posted by Doctor_Death View Post
    And it's to bad that due to the price that I doubt we will not be able to get one for review but it never hurts to ask
    If they agree and will send it to me,I would gladly review it for you...

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    I just got my OCZ Agility in the mail. gonna be hooking it up tonight!

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    You should like it, it's a very fast drive, by the way Congrats on coming in 1st place in the Dec giveaway!

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