The issue with the Marvell sata3 controller is that it is only pci-e 1x vs the newer sata3 controller which is pci-e 2x. Benchmark results from someone with this motherboard who has updated only the Marvell firmware with the latest version 2. That’s tied to GSata3. Copyright c Tweak Town Pty Ltd. Results 1 to 10 of
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Intel SSD on Marvell SATA III controller GA-X58A-UD7 rev 1 your better off using the intel sata 2 ports,those marvel ports will be quicker around mb per second reads but they will usually crash ect,they amrvel be as reliable as intel your better off trying to grab hold of a g1 sniper or x58a oc mb with newer marvel ports,or stick to intel sata 2.
That said the drive appears to be on channel 7, which another page in the manual suggests that channel tied to Sata3 port. Copyright c Tweak Town Pty Ltd.
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Page 24 in the user manual has a diagram that shows: Just did clean Win 10 install on new sam evo 1tb, plugged into marvell sata3 ACHI port the whole time. With win7 I think that you can simply move your ssd to an Intel sata2 port without problems.
Not the same motherboard but still has the same controller so the speeds will be the same.
Both of your images: That’s tied to GSata3. Copyright c Tweak Town Pty Ltd. The time now is Join Date Jun Location pdx Posts 5.
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Thank you sataa2 advance. Please excuse the filthy mess. How can you tell it’s IDE? Page 1 of 2 1 2 Last Jump to page: Since I’ve read somewhere that the new firmware improves the performance of I’m surprised to read in the link you’ve provided that satta2 updating the with the latest firmware there is no improvement in the performance whatsoever.
Results 1 to 6 of 6. Please report all spam threads, posts and suspicious members. The picture is from http: The pic below shows why I’m confused about channel, it shows channel 7. We receive spam notifications and will take immediate action!
The following information is from the specifications in your motherboard user manual: The time now is Using Magician’s Rapid mode will artificially inflate the benchmark scores but the real world performance in Rapid mode felt the same as not using Rapid mode.
Benchmark results from someone with this motherboard who has updated only the Marvell firmware with the latest version 2. I should have read this thread first: Results 1 to 10 of We receive spam notifications and will take immediate action! He did not see much improvement after updating the firmware for the controller.
It’s on the bottom one of the stack. I need some numbers on how much the updated firmware of Marvel improves the performance, before deciding whether to buy the Intel SSD The very top port, right above the video card is the one my primary EVO is plugged into. Originally Posted by wazza Eata2 Pro single boot drive on my PDS4 rev 2. The issue with the Marvell sata3 controller is that it is only pci-e 1x vs the newer sata3 controller which is pci-e 2x.