A short while ago we wrote an article about OCZ Vertex 4 1.4 firmware. Well it's out for grabs. The new update will bring significant performance increases to the product. If you decide to flash the firmware, remember to make a backup as this update will erase the data on your SSD.
This is a destructive update. You MUST backup your data before performing the firmware update.
Increased read performance at low queue depths
Improved sequential write performance for 128GB and 256GB models
Increased performance under specific workloads of mixed reads and writes
Increased read performance on small file sizes (lower than 4K)
Improved host compatibility with dated / uncommon BIOS revisions
Improved stability when resuming from S3/S4 on older generation motherboards
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