Slow ssd

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  1. KetanBasi

    Discussion Make use of a garbage / nearly unusable 2.5" SATA III SSD

    A couple months ago I brought this EYOTA 512GB 2.5" SATA III SSD. I've tried benchmarking it using various tools and transferring +/-10GB of data manually, both work just fine. Then I tried to install Ubuntu but the next reboot takes longer than a previously installed Ubuntu on HDD. After...
  2. swftre

    Question Brand new SSD write speeds extremely slow.

    Just got a brand new SSD earlier (a 960GB Kingston A400) and I'm just installing a few games onto it. But then after installing two games, the write speeds dropped to at an average of about 8-12 mb/s, and both the active time and average response time hovered in the really high values (90-100%...
  3. kaclad

    Question Slow SSD read/write speeds and high average response time ?

    For a few days I have noticed a reduced performance of my SSD, for example I have to wait 5 minutes for Steam to turn on. I had a similar problem before and it helped to unplug then replug the SSD and after that it worked normally. This time it didn't work and I don't know what to do. here are...
  4. ThrillX

    [SOLVED] Samsung Evo 860 Running At Less than Half the Advertised Speed

    Hi, So I just benchmarked my SSD and saw that my read and write speeds are 250mb/s and 218mb/s respectively. I ran the benchmark three time, and the results are very similar. The benchmarking app used is Samsung Magician. I bought this SSD a couple of months ago as an upgrade from my old HDD...
  5. M

    [SOLVED] Brand new samsung ssd (860 QVO) writing extremely slow (< 1 MB/S)

    I just swapped out a HDD for a 2TB SSD, on a relatively new gaming PC (i buy Power), and am trying to copy old photos/videos from a Western digital external backup drive to this new drive. The write speeds are unacceptably slow - mostly 50 KB/S - occasionally going up to 2 or 3 MB/s. I...
  6. Kygekraqmak

    [SOLVED] Slowest SSD Ever? My SSD Random Read Speed is Super Slow

    I've tested my SSD on CrystalDiskMark 6.0.2 x64, and here is the link. My SSD is very slow like a hard drive, especially on its random read speed. Anyone can help? - Image link: - Windows 10 Pro 1909 AHCI Mode TRIM Enabled Updated Firmware SanDisk SSD Plus 240 GB SATA 6 Gb/s
  7. zolalbert

    [SOLVED] Kingstone A400 240 GB SSD slow

    Hi, i just bought a new Kingstone SSD A400 240 GB. After instaling windows i was wondering about the speed, i copyied a folder(8GB), and pasted to desktop (SSD) and my speed was just 35mb/s. I thing its to slow. Whats the probleme?
  8. Supreme93

    [SOLVED] Running M.2 NVMe on an older motherboard with an adapter?

    Hi everyone, I wanted to add some extra storage to my pc and remembered seeing videos about being able to install M.2 drives into motherboards that didn't have an M.2 slot via a PCIe adapter. After doing some research I found out that I possibly won't get the maximum read and write speeds...
  9. Question Samsung 860 QVO 1 TB SATA running slow

    Hi there, my Samsung 860 QVO 1 TB is running much slower than should (from what I've researched), I'm using AHCI mode and I've plugged the SSD into SATA0 . I've also made sure that I updated the drive using SAMSUNG Magician. Everything from what it seems should be fine, but the SSD is still not...
  10. Brell_OG

    [SOLVED] SSD is getting 5mb/s or lower??

    I use the ADATA SU630 and I get super low Read/Write speeds and when im doing something like browsing the internet or playing games I get 100% Active Time. Here is a picture of the task manager: View:
  11. D

    [SOLVED] Extremely slow POST, SSD, HDD and BIOS

    Hello, I have a unusual problem. First I noticed that POST is very slow, and then that large files opening is very slow. Tests showed that SSD was almost 10x slower than it should be, the hard drives 3-4 times slower and everything else quite normal. I thought the cause was some BIOS settings...
  12. N

    Question Windows 10 really slow performance and boot up on ssd

    Specs: I3 8100 8gb DDR4 RAM Gigabyte B360M-H Msi 1050 2gb Kingston 240gb ssd sa400s37240g This problem randomly started out of nowhere. PC was boot just fine, but now it takes like 4 minutes for it to boot to the desktop and then loading anything else is awfully slow. Note, i have shadow...
  13. C

    Question Slow SSD data transfer speed

    Hey guys! Recently i bought my first brand new SSD - Crucial MX500 250 gb. I was really busy at the time so i left it in the box for two weeks because i had no time to install it. Finally two weeks ago (month after the purchase) i decided to give it a try. I've installed and played few games and...
  14. A


    I just got a KINGSTON A400 240GB SSD Yesterday and installed windows on it , but im surprised that im not getting the full speed , only half speed wich is 235mb/s reading and 220mb/s writing , It's Supposed to be 450mb/s - 500mb/s as mentioned from the company - SPACE USED OF THE SSD : 31Gb out...
  15. D

    When i shutdown windows, processes still running?

    Hi guys, I have just finished building new pc with windows 10 home. However, when i shut down windows the usual shutting down screen with spinning dial shows up but then it shows some processes that will be forced to shut, even though i have nothing open. Does anybody else face this problem...
  16. D

    NEED HELP! Ethernet slower than Wireless.. Now my wireless is super slow!

    I wanted to see if using my Ethernet cable (using a powerplug converter) would increase my internet speed. I currently have BT fibre optic and was reaching 30Mb on download 9Mb upload and 32 ping. However when I put my Ethernet on my download went down to 5Mb and upload at 2Mb even though my...