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    Default OCZ Agility 3 240GB

    Solid State Drives are the exotics of the computer world, boosting performance increases in leaps and bounds. But as we know, those increases often come with a hefty price tag, right? Perhaps not. The OCZ Agility 3 isn't cheap but it does look to offer huge performance results for a competitive price in this 240GB capacity.




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    Default Re: OCZ Agility 3 240GB

    Great review Jake and right on the money. I bout a Agility 3 60G and came up with the same results in crystal mark so it is not Gremlins. LOL. I did call OCZ and they said they do not use Crystal Mark as maybe the Gremlin may be in crystal mark on OCZ drives. I do love the Agility 3 SSD though guys. Great drive.

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    Default Re: OCZ Agility 3 240GB

    Oh man, that would be so sweet in my new build.

    Great review Jake!

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    Default Re: OCZ Agility 3 240GB

    Good review Jake, the green on the drive matches my new theme......hehehhehe

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    Default Re: OCZ Agility 3 240GB

    yeah smduff, green is good for environment

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    Default Re: OCZ Agility 3 240GB

    That's what everyone in BC says LMAO.

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    Default Re: OCZ Agility 3 240GB

    Great price for a 240GB SSD!

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    Default Re: OCZ Agility 3 240GB

    Watch out Steve, you are starting to drool again.

    Nice review Jake.




    Quote Originally Posted by Steve View Post
    Oh man, that would be so sweet in my new build.

    Great review Jake!

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    Default Re: OCZ Agility 3 240GB

    They use asynchronous nand and thats the reason its slow (as well as cheap) just like corsair force 3. Your review numbers in as-ssd and cdm are spot on for this drive. IMO its a turd and I can nearly match it with my gen 2 drive.
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    Default Re: OCZ Agility 3 240GB

    Quote Originally Posted by Drdeath View Post
    Great review Jake and right on the money. I bout a Agility 3 60G and came up with the same results in crystal mark so it is not Gremlins. LOL. I did call OCZ and they said they do not use Crystal Mark as maybe the Gremlin may be in crystal mark on OCZ drives. I do love the Agility 3 SSD though guys. Great drive.
    but OCZ does use as-ssd and they know there is some amount of smoke and mirrors by only stating atto results. look here is a good score on a 240 gb vertex drive not Max iops
    for 50 or 60 dollars more i will take the vertex over the lame agility. here is a good gen 2 vertex which is actually a faster drive (than the agility 3) over all because of the 4k performance which stomps the agility3. IMO that is

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    Default Re: OCZ Agility 3 240GB

    Good catch there, I was going to update the review last week as I had a brain fart and forgot about the NAND after I posted the review. Wanted to update but I was out of town for a few days without an Internet connection. Updated now.

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