Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 30th Nov 2010 23:49 UTC
Apple Now this is interesting. My brand-new MacBook Air 11.6" is at my local Apple retailer because either the SATA part of the logic board or the SSD died mysteriously, and here we have Apple blocking PhotoFast from selling their faster, more spacious replacement drives.
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Wrong speed for me.
by Bill Shooter of Bul on Wed 1st Dec 2010 03:33 UTC
Bill Shooter of Bul
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2006-07-14

I don't care what peak throughput the drives can take. By rotating disks are fast enough in continuous writes. Its the disk thrashing that kills it. And you can sort of tweak a drive to offer more peak transfer or better seek performance, So I'm always pretty suspicious when someone mentions two similar drives with only one of the speeds mentioned.

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