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From Paul Libbrecht <>
Subject Re: SSD Experience (on developer machine)
Date Tue, 23 Aug 2011 20:26:33 GMT
Sorry Toke, I do not know.
The service shop replaced it fairly blindly.


Le 23 août 2011 à 20:46, Toke Eskildsen a écrit :

> On Tue, 2011-08-23 at 17:20 +0200, Paul Libbrecht wrote:
>> Funnily, I had such an experience: an SSD on the laptop of the brand SanDisk, guaranteed
for 80 TB of writes.
>> Well, I had it twice changed under guarantee. Then the shop provided me an OCZ.
>> Maybe that lasts longer... I'm still in guarantee.
> Do you know if it was wear that broke the drive or some other defect?
> There seems to be a strong tendency to attribute failing SSDs to wear,
> while there can be a number of reasons. I am not claiming that SSDs are
> unfailable, but I do claim that the fear of wearing them out is
> unfounded.

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