Samsung fixes degradation problems 840 EVO-ssd’s




Samsung has released a fix that problems related to degradation of the performance of the 840 EVO SSD’s to solve. The fix and associated firmware upgrade make sure that will continue in the reading performance of old data to standard.

The tool eliminates the problems that owners of 840 EVO-SSDs for months with camps . Blocks of data from more than one month old, read 840 EVO-ssd’s only at 50 to 60 MB / s, while recently written blocks on 450MB / s or higher to read.

The ‘Samsung Performance Restoration v1.0’ tool requires 10 percent free disk space for its operation. Samsung recommends using the SSDs to backup and after the firmware upgrade following a restart of the system. The upgrade only works in conjunction with the 2.5. “- And mSATA editions of the 840 EVO and only chipsets from Intel and AMD with Windows supported the end of October following versions for OS X and Linux More information is. found in Downloads .

Among other Tech Report and PCPer claim the fix performance actually improves.


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