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    Reviews - Crucial 128GB m4 SSD review

    Faster and cheaper than last year's award-winning C300? We take a look at Crucial's second-gen SATA 6Gbps SSD.
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    Re: Reviews - Crucial 128GB m4 SSD review

    Excellent drive for the money, I've had one for a month and a bit and it's excellent. Much better value than the Sandforce drives.

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    Re: Reviews - Crucial 128GB m4 SSD review

    I have a c300 and althoughit is fast it does have issues with suttering in games etc.
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    Ive had this drives for 2 weeks now, love it! The speed really is that good
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    Re: Reviews - Crucial 128GB m4 SSD review

    Makes my raid 0 128GB M225's look slow. Glad someone's finally seeing if they can get more market by having the performance at a cheaper price, albeit only just....
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    Re: Reviews - Crucial 128GB m4 SSD review

    I think the warranty on these drives puts them above the rest as well

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    Re: Reviews - Crucial 128GB m4 SSD review

    I also ran the c300, the lag during tab browsing, the stutter during gaming on win 7 64bit was widely reported, there was a huge thread on their own forums. Some reports of this drive also with the same issues, did the review test for them?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Max Tractor View Post
    I also ran the c300, the lag during tab browsing, the stutter during gaming on win 7 64bit was widely reported, there was a huge thread on their own forums. Some reports of this drive also with the same issues, did the review test for them?
    Ive been running the m4 128Gb for two weeks and havent seen any of these issues. I would think 2 weeks of real world usage is better than any test.
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    Re: Reviews - Crucial 128GB m4 SSD review

    Quote Originally Posted by neonplanet40 View Post
    Ive been running the m4 128Gb for two weeks and havent seen any of these issues. I would think 2 weeks of real world usage is better than any test.
    Yep, neither have I seen any stuttering. I would also check for firmware updates.

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    Re: Reviews - Crucial 128GB m4 SSD review

    Isnt the stuttering something to do with powermanagement?.. im sure i read somewhere about needing to change a few reg-settings to cure.

    I got a Corsair Force 3 at the weekend, only to find its v v flakey and keeps dropping off sata and not being detected.. Corsair have now issued a recall, but im going to try and get it swapped for a M4 instead.

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