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#1 LinusTech

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Posted 27 February 2014 - 11:01 PM

Intel, after all this time, finally has an entirely in-house designed consumer SSD to pick up where the X25-M left off!

 

 

Buy Now Link: http://www.intel.com...d730series.html

 

Review Links:

 

Anandtech Review: http://www.anandtech...30-480gb-review

Tom's Hardware Review: http://www.tomshardw...eview,3758.html

Tech Report Review: http://techreport.co...-drive-reviewed

Storage Review Review: http://www.storagere...0_series_review

PCPer Review: http://www.pcper.com...-SSD-Enthusiast

 

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Posted 27 February 2014 - 11:02 PM

That skull looks awesome!
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Posted 27 February 2014 - 11:02 PM

great


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#4 LinusTech

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Posted 27 February 2014 - 11:02 PM

That skull looks awesome!

It's like you're determined to be the first reply on anything I post...


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Posted 27 February 2014 - 11:03 PM

Well the speed is there, to bad about the size.


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Posted 27 February 2014 - 11:04 PM

It's like you're determined to be the first reply on anything I post...

I just get mobile updates lol and I'm always on my phone. Not really determined, just happens that way :D

At least I don't say "First"

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#7 Izaya Orihara

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Posted 27 February 2014 - 11:05 PM

Meh i still prefer the 840 evo and the 840 pro.


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Posted 27 February 2014 - 11:06 PM

I thought all Intel ssd's were in house designed? Am I missing something?

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Posted 27 February 2014 - 11:07 PM

Looks nice but...that price....

Where the hell is Kingston's PCIe SSD?


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Posted 27 February 2014 - 11:07 PM

I've been waiting for SSDs to become more reliable. Maybe it's time to join the revolution. :P



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Posted 27 February 2014 - 11:07 PM

Intels known for very reliable and stable SSDs, glad to see their SSD lineup is still on-going. 


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#12 LinusTech

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Posted 27 February 2014 - 11:08 PM

I thought all Intel ssd's were in house designed? Am I missing something?

 

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Posted 27 February 2014 - 11:09 PM

510 used a marvell controller, 520/530 used sandforce controllers.

oh yeah, forgot about the controller!

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Posted 27 February 2014 - 11:11 PM

That skull looks awesome!

 

 

It's like you're determined to be the first reply on anything I post...

 

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Posted 27 February 2014 - 11:11 PM

@LinusTech did you guys get one? Is that whats today's video about?

 

Edit: Oh, i see the stormtrooper thread.   :)


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Posted 27 February 2014 - 11:15 PM

Ha! Linus is watching you. See that eyes, looking into your soul

I have no soul, I sold it for good looks. :P
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Posted 01 March 2014 - 04:14 AM

510 used a marvell controller, 520/530 used sandforce controllers.

Ahhhh can't decide between either this or the upcoming LSI SF3700 ssd's. 

 

Btw if you get around to seeing this here's a question I had for you a little while ago - http://linustechtips...tion-for-linus/


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Posted 01 March 2014 - 05:56 PM

Dat Skull. I think I just found what I want to put on my H440 build's SSD bay.



#19 skline00

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Posted 02 March 2014 - 03:29 PM

Happy with my Intel 520s and 530. This sounds promising.


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Posted 04 March 2014 - 09:45 AM

imagine taking multiple of these in Raid 0 #Mindblown






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