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What's DOS?
Posts: 3
Registered: ‎12-01-2010
Location: Seattle
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USB 3 port on W701 seems capped at 100 mb/s

Does anyone have any benchmarks on the USB 3 port?


I have an SSD + USB 3 enclosure (tried two different ones) and both of them cap out at around 90 mb/s when benchmarking.


Is this a motherboard issue?

Token Ring
Posts: 208
Registered: ‎11-08-2010
Location: BC, Canada
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Re: USB 3 port on W701 seems capped at 100 mb/s

What kind of SSD do you have?