Solved Was my ssd alignment correct ? Tags: SSD Chipsets Controller Partition Storage Last response: June 9, 2012 6:42 PM in Storage Share haranath June 9, 2012 6:13:10 PM I have crucial m4 256 ssd I have made two partitions c,h, for c its hows 4096 alignment but second partition i see huge figure, is second partition alignment ok ? Even the score is low , i run on intel 4 series Detected Chipset: Mobile Intel® GM45 Express Chipset Chipset Components Memory Controller: Mobile Intel® 82GM45 Graphics and Memory Controller Hub (GMCH) Please suggest , thanks in advance. http://imageshack.us/f/209/asssdbenchm4ct256m4ssd2.png/ http://imageshack.us/f/403/asssdbenchm4ct256m4ssd2q.png... Also how can i align to 4k and partition as well at diskpart utility ? More about : ssd alignment correct Dereck47 a c 539 G Storage June 9, 2012 6:38:45 PM Yes, the 2nd partition alignment is ok. Your benchmark scores are also good considering that your drive is connected to a SATA 2 (3Gb/s) port. m 0 l Best solution mindless728 June 9, 2012 6:39:18 PM Its fine, its divisible by 4, a quick way to check if a number is divisible by four is to look at the least significant 2 digits (the ones at the right side end) and see if those are divisible by 4 your least significant digits are 28, 28 is divisible by 4, then the entire number is Share Related resources SSD partition alignment - Forum hdd to ssd, alignment offset, cloning - Forum Need help with ssd alignment - Forum Correct steps to mounting SSD on MSI GT70 - Forum Intel SSD 520 Alignment/Speed - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer haranath June 9, 2012 6:42:02 PM Best answer selected by haranath. m 0 l haranath June 9, 2012 6:42:23 PM Thanks Dereck47 and mindless728 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedBad Alignment SSD (even after fresh OS installation) Forum SSD Partition Alignment Forum SolvedCorrect cable for Samsung 840 pro SSD? Forum SolvedSSD - Honoring the 4K sector alignment Forum SolvedCorrect wire for SSD? Forum SolvedSSD question? I am not sure this is the correct thread Forum [Tuto] How to correct drive letter after migrate to a SSD drive Forum SolvedCorrect AHCI driver setup for M4 SSD - Intel or MS? Forum SolvedSSD Not showing correct GB Forum HDD > SSD Cloning Alignment Forum SolvedPlease help me in choosing the correct SSD Forum SolvedHelp picking the correct SSD Forum Can not find correct ssd power cable! Forum Question about Correct SSD RAID0 Setup for Editing Forum Questions about Correct SSD RAID0 Setup for Editing Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !