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Old February 26, 2012, 02:19 PM
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Hi does SATA2 compares to SATA3 for SSDs? Does the 3gbps hinder an SSD's maximum potential?

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Old February 26, 2012, 10:40 PM
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generally, if you're getting a sata iii drive, yes.
sata iii drives are capable of higher bandwiths than the limit of sata ii.
however, it shouldn't be a reason not to buy an ssd.
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Old February 26, 2012, 11:14 PM
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your not gonna notice a difference sata2 vs sata3
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Old February 28, 2012, 07:49 PM
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thanks guys, I just installed the SSD today, but for some reason I am missing 30gb of disk space. It says 80gb free out of 120gb after disabling page file, and hibernation. The only thing i have install so far is windows and it only takes 10.7gb
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