Intel SSD Toolbox v3.2.3 released.
Download & Info
Samsung has released:
Samsung Data Migration Software v2.7
Samsung Magician Software v4.4
Samsung SSD 850 Pro is out and seems to be awesome:
“The performance is there. The endurance is the best of the class. Heck, even Samsung’s feature and software suites beat the competition by a mile. To be honest, there is not a single thing missing in the 850 Pro because regardless of the angle you look at the drive from, it it will still top the charts.”
AMD Catalyst 14.6 Beta Driver are out.
Beta Drivers Download
Windows 7 & 8 (64-bit) – http://www2.ati.com/drivers/14-4-win7-win8-win8.1-64-dd-ccc-whql.exe
Windows XP (32-bit) – http://www2.ati.com/drivers/14-4-xp32-64-dd-ccc-pack2.exe
Linux (64-bit) – http://www2.ati.com/drivers/linux/amd-catalyst-14-4-linux-x86-x86-64.zip
Samsung SSD Firmware Updates, “Improved compatibility with ultra-slim and mobile PCs.”
840 updated to firmware version DXT09B0Q
840 Pro updated to firmware version DXM06B0Q
GeForce 334.89 WHQL Windows drivers:
Increases performance by up to 19% for GeForce 400/500/600/700 series GPUs in several PC games vs. the previous WHQL-certified drivers.”
Linux 331.49 driver:
Adds support for GeForce GT 710 and GeForce 825M, bugfixes, experimental support for ARGB GLX visuals when Xinerama and Composite are enabled at the same time on X.Org xserver 1.15.
Intel SSD Toolbox version 3.2.1 is out.
“firmware updates for both Intel SSD DC S3700 and S3500”
Intel SSD Toolbox v3.2.0 released.
“This version of the tool contains a firmware update for the Intel SSD 530 Series.”
[H]ardOCP – HDD vs. SSD Real World Gaming Performance
“In terms of raw video game performance our conclusion is that upgrading to an SSD made absolutely no difference in gameplay performance.“