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  1. K

    Question Problem with SSD access delay in old laptop.

    The gist of the story is, i have a client of mine that insisted on getting an ssd in a grandpa (Acer Aspire 9000 series). I finally succumbed after trying to talk the client out of this and tried to fit an SSD on the machine. After much research on ways to achieve that i concluded the best case...
  2. Question Why is a traditional RAMDisk faster than a GPU RAMDisk?

    I tried out the GPURamDrive software by prsyahmi on GitHub and I created a 5 GB RAM Drive using my nVidia RTX 2060's GDDR6 RAM. I also later created a 4 GB RAM Drive using AMD's Radeon RamDisk software. Using CrystalDiskMark6, I ran benchmarks on both RAM Drives as well as my main Samsung 850...
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    Question SDD & HDD How do i manage space?

    My wife bought me as a gift an ASUS FX504GM-E4060T wich has a SSD of 256 GB and an HDD of 1T, currently is charging and i have serious doubt: I know that SDD are supposed to be faster than an HDD, but how do i manage to make it that way? Do you think Win10 will be installed in the SDD...
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    Question Samsung NVME 970 Plus SSD stopped working after BSOD

    Hey, so I have this rig I built with an Asus H370-A Prime and I added a 500GB M.2 NVMe 970 EVO. It's been working fine for more than six months. However, today I got a crazy BSOD: UNEXPECTED_STORE_EXCEPTION It didn't go over 0% for a long time so I had to hard reset the computer. After that, the...
  5. Zorozephyr09

    [SOLVED] SSD Switch/Upgrade for Lenovo Yoga 730

    Hi, so I recently got a 1TB SSD from Crucial that will be a replacement for my laptop’s current 256GB SSD (big upgrade, ik). The laptop is a Lenovo Yoga 730 13-inch and both the current and replacement SSDs are M.2 nvme’s. Now, because the Yoga 730 13” only has one slot for an SSD, I was just...
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    Question My CPU and Disk peaking at 100%

    Hello Tom's hardware community. I recently had encountered a problem with my system. When I launch csgo a least graphic intense game title, my CPU peaks at 100% and studders. On top of that my SSD when loading goes to the 80% range. Here are my specs Intel Core i3-8100 PNY CS900 SSD 128GB GTX...
  7. M

    Question Why is 960 a lot more expensive than 970?

    It seems the SSD ("960" version) that I bought last time actually became even more expensive: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B01LY3Y9PH/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_search_asin_title?ie=UTF8&psc=1 Why is it $1599? But strangely, I found that "970" version is a lot cheaper ($472)...
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    Question Changing SSD while keeping everything

    I think my Windows OS is installed on this SSD 860 SATA m2 : https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07822SVMS/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_search_asin_title?ie=UTF8&psc=1 Now I want to move to this SSD 970 NVme 970 m2 due to heavy load of computations...
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    Question Motherboard with many, many slots for M.2 SSD ?

    https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B071S9M6KP/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_search_asin_title?ie=UTF8&psc=1 I bought this years ago. I am using 2TB M.2 SSD on all available slots. But now I need more. So I am wondering if I can have a motherboard that will house more number of 2TB M.2 SSD. Also, I want to get...
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    Question NVMe drive capping at 300mb/s write speed

    I recently picked up a refurbished NVMe drive off ebay for $21. It was an OEM Samsung drive (Samsung Internal SSD MZ-FLV2560 256GB PM951). The read speeds on it are fine, but the write speeds aren't. Here is a screenshot I took of crystal disk mark...
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    Question Driver BSOD after shut down.

    So I was testing some PC components and when I was shutting down system I unplugged my SSD too fast, before the system fully shut downed and from this moment my PC doesn't want to shut down correctly: I click "shut down" button, screen goes black like it should, fans don't stop spinning and then...
  12. New Void

    Question 🔴 SSD Not Recognised!

    Hello, I just purchased this: https://www.hikvision.com/en/Products/Intelligent-Storage/Internal-SSD/Consumer-Class/HS-SSD-E1000N (512gb ver) This is my current system before I purchased this new: SSD: https://pcpartpicker.com/b/TCKBD3 This is a screenshot showing that my SSD IS recognised...
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    Question Trying to clean install Windows 10 and switch OS to SSD, how do I do it?

    I'm about to swap out CPU+Mobo from Intel to AMD so I thought I'd ask around and some people suggest doing as the the title says to stop and hiccups before they happen. Thing is I'm not exactly sure how to do this with Windows 10 in a clean manner so I would like you guys to guide me through...
  14. ledgeri

    Question HDD vs SSD - partition "on the surface"

    Hi! If i have a HDD, with a 1000GB surface area, on one disc, double sided, and i create a 750 GB partition (from bit 0), i will use both side's outer 75%, for that partition, and if i create a 250 GB partition next to it, that will be in the inner part, covering the inner 25%... They will...
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    Question Can I connect both SSD and HDD in my laptop ?

    Hello everyone, I have one question, currently I have 250 GB Kingston SSD and I want to add HDD to my laptop, I have Acer Aspire V5-591G and want to add 1TB laptop HDD, Is it possible in this laptop, thanks for the help :) (I don't have CD/DVD)
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    Question How do I proceed wanting Windows 7 on SSD and Program Files on HDD?

    I'm setting up a new computer that will have a 250 GB Samsung EVO 850 SSD and two 1 TB Seagate Barracuda hard drives. I want the SSD to be the boot drive and have the Windows folder with the operating system (Windows 7 Professional 64 bit). I also want to have a few programs on the SSD...
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    Question Unallocated partion on SSD

    Hi I have a potential issue with my partitioning - Windows update in February automatically sorted the situation of my 32GB SSD and 2TB hard drive as below. I do not have any separate drive showing on my computer re the SSD. Disk 0: (FAT32) 100MB, Other 128MB, C: (NTFS) 1.81TB, (NTFS) 450MB...
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    Question Cloned ssd offline due to signature collision

    I recently installed a ssd (gave it letter D) and cloned my old hdd to it with Samsung data migration software Both are inside my PC as l want to keep hdd as storage/archive I changed boot priority to wbm <ssd name> But PC still boots from hdd ( task manager shows hdd under performance tab...
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    Question Safe to keep original hdd inside after cloning it to ssd ?

    Just finished installing a new ssd inside my pc and cloning my old hdd with OS and all my files to the ssd ( currently getting prompt to shutdown PC from samsung data migration software) I'd like to know if it's safe to keep both my hdd and ssd inside my PC since they're clones and both...
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    Question SSD not detected in Bios

    I purchased an Intel 660p 2TB M.2 SSD couple days ago and I installed it right after it's delivered. Everything works fine until today. It just disappeared. I can't find it in device management or anywhere in BIOs (I might be missing someplace I need to look at cuz I'm not familiar with BIOs)...