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PNY CS1100 2.5
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  • Owned For: 1 week to 1 month

Pros: Inexpensive. See other

Cons: None

Other Thoughts: AS-SSD results were:

4k Read/Write: ~5000 IOPS

4k-64QD (Queue Depth): Between 40 and 60k IOPS

SEQ: ~300 - 400MB

I was slightly disappointed with the 4k single read/writes, but how often does Microsoft OS and applications ever have just a single request from a drive?

I am happy with what I got and because of the price (about 25 cents a GB) I suggest this to others.

XFX Core Edition R9-270A-CNFC Radeon R9 270 2GB GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 CrossFireX Support Video Card
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  • Owned For: 1 week to 1 month

Pros: This card compares with the Nvidia GTX 660 and is on par with results from various testing applications.

Cons: Power consumption is high compared to other cards that are similar in performance, but that does not hurt this review at all.

Other Thoughts: This card is spectacular! I ended up paying (after rebate) 125$. For the price and performance I am getting, it's a GREAT buy. I did not have any issues with the rebate. Please read and make sure you select the proper video card if you are sending in for the rebate. Look for the model number, not just R9 270. There are a couple R9 270s on the rebate form, so be careful. I highly suggest this card, especially if you can get a great deal on it like I did.

PNY XLR8 2.5
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  • Owned For: 1 day to 1 week

Pros: Works great, runs great and is fast! See Other.

Cons: Does not come with mounting screws or bracket.

Other Thoughts: OK friends, here's what you want to know:

Win7Pro, after format reads - 447GB which is fine by me! :)

AS-SSD results:
Seq Read = 251.44MB/s
Seq Write = 221.18MB/s
4K Read = 18.35MB/s
4K Write = 16.94MB/s
4K64thread Read = 141.19MB/s
4K64thread Write = 120.83MB/s
Score = 445

Price + Rebate = awesome buy!


Michael P.'s Profile

Display Name: Michael P.

Date Joined: 10/14/09


  • Top 1000 Reviewer
  • Reviews: 64
  • Helpfulness: 34
  • First Review: 07/08/10
  • Last Review: 07/29/15
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