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Old January 24, 2012, 10:45 PM
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Default Cluster size for SSD

Curious if everyone defaults to 4k or has tried other sizes. I have seen some people say 64k is better?
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Old January 25, 2012, 12:40 AM
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I have found fro bigger file transfer that 64 and 128 give the best results but i normally just run 64 cause overall it gives the best performance adn ya i did test it like 2 years.
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Old January 27, 2012, 09:43 PM
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The probably with cluster size is the minimum file size. even tho it is better, you would be losing space.


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