Solved My Samsung SSD 830 benchmark seem weird Tags: SSD Samsung SSD Benchmark Storage Last response: November 12, 2012 9:18 AM in Storage Share memoriess November 11, 2012 11:57:52 PM My Samsung SSD 830 benchmark seem weird? http://i.imgur.com/IRkv2.jpg ^ above is my benchmark from AS SSD As I found on google, all Samsung SSD 830 had Seq -> READ -> 500+ mb/s mine is only 188 mb/s What is happening? How can I get the best out of my ssd? My Spec OS: Windows 8 Pro 64bits Processor: i7 950 RAM: 24gb GFX: GTX 680 Mobo: mSi x58a-gd65 I had changed my BIOS Controller Mode all to AHCI... But on startup and BIOS boot sequence, it still show IDE:SAMSUNG 830... More about : samsung ssd 830 benchmark weird yougotjaked November 12, 2012 1:20:32 AM Is it plugged into a 6Gb/s port? Is it using the latest firmware? - Jake unksol a b G Storage November 12, 2012 1:39:27 AM Double check your Ports and update the drivers. Marvell controllers aren't very good though and others have reported issues with Samsung SSDs and that board. I know mine doesn't run at full potential with a Marvell controller either Related resources Samsung 830 Series SSD SLOW now - Forum Samsung 830 128GB detected as Sata1 (1.5G) drive - Forum Samsung SSD 830 300MB/s write - what did I do wrong? - Forum Incredibly slow Samsung 830 SSD in Dell XPS8300 - Forum Samsung 830 SSD Series 128GB SATA3 not working properly - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer JohnnyLucky a c 257 G Storage November 12, 2012 3:00:18 AM You have an old LGA Socket 1366 motherboard that is no longer in production. Some of the older boards do not play nice with modern 3rd generation SATA 3 6Gb/sssd's. Did you do the BIOS, chipset, and driver updates? Here's the link the MSI downloads and updates: http://www.msi.com/product/mb/X58A-GD65.html#/?div=BIOS ove your mouse cursor over "download" to see the rest of the downloads and updates. memoriess November 12, 2012 4:50:56 AM After I have done all the updates, what should I do? memoriess November 12, 2012 4:51:46 AM yougotjaked said:Is it plugged into a 6Gb/s port? Is it using the latest firmware? - Jake How do I determine it is plug into a 6GB/s? memoriess November 12, 2012 4:53:08 AM the white colour is the 6GB/s port right? I am on it. memoriess November 12, 2012 5:13:47 AM is it because i am on win 8? memoriess November 12, 2012 5:41:01 AM http://i.imgur.com/G17sv.jpg so i am on 6gb/s port right? since there stated the Speed is 6gb/s? I updated all my drives, bios drives... did a benchmark, still the same... Best solution mad-max79 a b G Storage November 12, 2012 6:39:22 AM Share Can you try your SSD on the internal Intel Controller, it often works better with the Intel 3 GBit/s, just be sure to set it to AHCI. memoriess November 12, 2012 9:17:37 AM Best answer selected by memoriess. memoriess November 12, 2012 9:18:26 AM mad-max79 said:Can you try your SSD on the internal Intel Controller, it often works better with the Intel 3 GBit/s, just be sure to set it to AHCI. yea, i am using the 3gb/s intel chipset port now... suppose to be marvell controller fault? or my x58 chipset fault? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Slow ssd performance ( samsung 830 ) Forum SSD slower after 4 days? [ Samsung 830 256gb] Forum SAMSUNG SSD 830 NOT PRODUCING QUOTED SPEEDS.HELP! Forum Intel 330 or Samsung 830 Forum The Samsung 830 Apocalypse Forum Looking at Samsung 830 128gb, can I do better for the money? Forum Samsung 830 128GB or Kingston Hyperx 3K, what to buy? Forum Am I stuck with these figures? ( Samsung 830 ) Forum Samsung 830 Performance Degradation Forum SLOW/LOW benchmark on Samsung 128gb 830 SSD Forum Samsung 830 256GB question Forum Samsung 830 woes Forum 4tb hdd is being read as 2tb hdd Forum [Solved] 256GB SSD vs. 600GB Velociraptor Forum How do I completely wipe the data off my SSD for a new Windows 7? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !