Does OCZ`s Octane drive equipped with their in-house designed and built INDILINX Everest series NAND controller have what it takes to compete with the SandForce steam roller? Yes and no! It keeps up with the massive read speeds in many of the benchmarks, but falls off on the write side in some of the tests, especially at greater que depths. But that`s not where this drive is designed to excel. It is designed to deliver a better user experience with compressed data and impressive access times, more along the lines of what the end user will notice and feel."
Any major computer upgrade generally requires a full software reinstall too. No so if you heed the advice in the guide to Upgrading a Motherboard without Reinstalling. PCSTATS Tips