Re: SATA Drives/Motherboard
You won't really find any HDs that will saturate the SATA150 interface, except the top of the line SSDs from OCZ and Intel. I've done extensive testing with all of my HDs along with some of the ones we have in the office. Hikaricloud, I think in your case it is clearly due to the density of the platters and the size of the cache.
Leonard, don't worry about this unless you are splashing huge money on a top-notch SSD, really. Not even a 10k rpm raptor/velociraptor will saturate SATA150.
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