View Full Version : Silverstones HDD Boost
02-23-11, 03:24 AM
Has anyone tried the Silverstone HDD Boost yet? It works like the Seagate Momentus XT. But you can use any size SSD to any size HDD.
02-23-11, 11:38 AM
Now- what happens if you pair that with another SSD?
02-23-11, 01:12 PM
you would not get much advantage? It acts as a partial RAID1 solution, mirroring your HDD to the SSD.
Mirroring a SSD would just add the overhead and no advantage...
Sounds like a nice product, allowing to get the best of both world, pairing a 2TB drive with a 32/64GB SSD and enjoying the boost. One review shows a nice boost for read and boot up. No gain for write though
Now, what is the price of this? $40. Not too shabby... Still, does not seem to work with multiple partitions, so no go for me...
02-23-11, 01:15 PM
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