The Real (and Virtual) Adventures of Nathan the IT Guy:

February, 2011


February 10, 2011  4:53 AM

Sandy Bridge Port Flaw Strikes!



Posted by: Nathan Simon
ASUS P8P67 Deluxe, Intel, Sandy Bridge flaw, SATA 3G, SATA 6G, system degradation

That is correct, my ASUS P8P67-Deluxe SATA 3G ports failed me. Just after about a month of ownership and within the last 3 days, my system degraded to the point where it would stall every 50 seconds for over a minute! Since i knew about the SATA port flaw, I was able to move my hard drives over...

February 3, 2011  8:59 AM

Sandy Bridge SATA Port Flaw



Posted by: Nathan Simon
ASRock, ASUS, core i5, core i7, flaw, Gigabyte, H67, LGA 1155, microprocessors, MSI, P8P67 Deluxe, Sandy Bridge, sandybridge sata port flaw, SATA 6G, Serial ATA-600

So you all heard the news, that there is a minor flaw in the new Sandy Bridge mainboards, I for one am not currently affected. I am using more than just SATA ports 0 and 1, but I do not have any SATA 6G devices, I will definitely take part in the mother board swap as I want to make sure I get the...


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