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    Samsung PM1723a aka MZWLL3T8HMJP-000G7

    While actively searching for a larger amount of SSDs larger or equal to 4TB, I received an offer from a Chinese contact for Samsung 1723a or MZWLL3T8HMJP-000G7. I never heard about PM1723's but 1725's. I'm also unable to collect any usable information about these drives. Has anyone ever heard...
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    [WTB][US-CA] 4-5x Samsung SM863 1.92TB SSDs

    As the subject says, I am looking for four-five of these & if anyone has some to let go, please let me know, thanks!
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    PM983 device itself not being detected by ESXi (8.0.1)

    I bought 3x MZ1LB1T9HALS PM983 drives off eBay. They are all new with zero hours. I'm trying to use these with ESXi 8. I currently have 970 Evo Plus's that work just fine, even with vSAN. VMware HCL lists minimum supported firmware for the PM983 in 8U1 as EDA7202Q. Mine came with EDA73F2Q...
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    Simple batch for Samsung NVMe SSD firmware update.

    I've written a small batch to simplify the firmware update process for samsung NVMe SSDs on Windows. Instructions: 1. Get the firmware file and Samsung SSD manager. You can find most of them here: 2. Copy the batch file(bat)...
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    ESXI 8 - not seeing15.36TB (PM1733 and Kioxia cm6)

    I've tired both a Dell T7920 Rack and Dell T7920 tower and trying to get ESXI 8 to see a Samsung PM1733 15.36TB drive and Kioxia CM6 (I have 8x in total) as a device, to build a datastore. The BIOS CAN SEE the NVME drives (I've attached it via cheap amazon NVME/PCIE adapter, HBA card, and even...
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    Unable to post after installing Oracle branded Samsung PM1750 NVMe SSD (2.5") on Supermicro x10drh-ct

    Hi everyone, I have 2 of these Oracle branded Samsung 3.2TB NVMe SSD MZ-WLK3T20 which I salvaged from a Oracle x6-2s server. So tried to install it using the bifurcation NVMe adaptor for U.2 into one of the PCIE 3.0 x8 slots but the system will not post. Tried different slots and same results...
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    Dell PM1725a 1.6GB firmware 1.2.1

    Got a Dell PM1725a 1.6GB HHHL AIC for $102 in an auction, the seller probably didn't know what he was selling. I had low expectations but it turned out with 100% health and just shy of 10TBW. The firmware it had was 1.0.4, a search on google pointed me to 1.1.3 from Dell, but the installer...
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    EU WTB: 4 x Samsung PM883 or Micron 5200/5300 960GB SSD

    Hi, Hope you are all doing well. I'm in the process of expanding my lab array and want to use this opportunity to maybe find some new or used parts here instead of rushing straight to Ebay. I'm looking for 4 x Samsung PM883 960GB or 4 x Micron 5200/5300 960 SSDs. They can have...
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    Dell 15th gen servers with 3rd party ssd drives

    Currently looking at buying a RX750xs with h755 perc in 12 LFF chassis, but the prices listed for sata ssd are just insane. Have it configured with 4x 4TB Sata HDD from Dell and planning to get some additional ssds, like Intel D3-S4610, or Samsung PM883, or Micron 5300 max and put them in some...
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    Server not recognizing SSD

    Hey all, I have a server that I purchased from here It is a SuperMicro 230900-1U-X9DRI-LN4F+1.1-4BLTQ-1PS The BIOS shows up as Supermicro x9DRi-LN4+/X9DR3-LN4+ I recently picked up a Samsung 870 EVO 4TB SSD to pop in it for my esxi server, however the...
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    Samsung PM9A3 channel availability

    UPDATE: Digging around, the reason appears to be that I’m not an SI, so of course I can’t find one. Looks like I’ll go with something such as the Intel D7-P5510 since there should be end-user support for them. —— ————— ————— ————— I’m curious if anyone has seen these for sale yet, as Samsung...
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    FS: Samsung Firesale (3x Galaxy Tab S6, Book S, 2x watch) + Bonus

    Welcome to the 2020 firesale! I've got 3x brand new (Verizon) Samsung Tab S6, 1x Galaxy Book S, and 2x Galaxy watches! All in box (I removed the Verizon SIM card). Selling as a bundle deal for a huge discount. $2,020 OBO *As always I'll include a gift! 3x Galaxy Tab S6 (Verizon) 128GB...
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    EU [FS] Brocade ICX6610-24p | Optane 900p 280GB PCIe | Samsung 3.2TB PM1725a |ntel P3700 1.6TB U.2

    Hello, i want to sell a few things. So here is a list: Brocade ICX6610-24p - one PSU - need to sell it cause of the to high power drain - 330€ Intel Optane 900p 280GB PCIe HHHL - 14TBW - 220€ Samsung PM1725a 3.2TB PCIe3x8 HHHL- High Endurance drive 29.2PBW ( 0,044PB used) - 6200MB/s read...
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    WTB: Samsung M393A2G40DB0-CPB 16gb sticks

    Looking for about 100 sticks of Samsung M393A2G40DB0-CPB 16gb (or similar part #). Must be compatible with SuperMicro MB. If you have some you wanna let go of!
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    Dell VRTX(Perc8) Consumer SSDs

    So ran into a slight issue... I recently aquired some Samsung 860EVO 500GB, and i thought that it was going to be a fairly simple task of slotting em into the VRTX and just create a Virtual Disk... nope. What im currently running Dell VRTX Dual PERC8 @ v23.14.06.0013 Expander Backplane @ v2.0.0...
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    Help identifying RAM

    Hi all, I have an Intel S2600CP system board and looking to upgrade my RAM from 32GB to 64GB. The problem is my current RAM has 2 stickers on it (pictures below). I understand Crucial is owned by Micron, but am I relegated to only this brand of memory? I've been shopping for cheaper 8GB sticks...
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    FS: PRICE SLASHED / RACK PC / Intel 4790k / ASUS Z97-Deluxe / 8GB / SSD+ BONUS

    Hello, Just decommed a rack PC and replaced it with a NUC (for anyone that doesn't know, I made a post about the NUC7i7 and how its GOD mode, love them!) Anyway, I'll ship this in the case or will take the parts out if anyone wants. I always include a free BONUS item (Tablet, SSD, HDD, cell...
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    FS: Cyber-Monday NUC sale (NUC5i7RYH) +16GB RAM + SSD + 1TB SHDD + Tablet

    Hello, Cyber-Monday sale!!! I RMA'd a i7 NUC (still in plastic) in the middle of the year and was planning on a project for it, but ended up getting distracted. $350 shipped 1x i7 NUC5i7RYH WIFI AC+16GB RAM+120GB SSD BONUS 1TB Toshiba SSHD MQ02ABD100H BONUS 10" SAMSUNG Tablet BONUS...
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    Samsung NVME SSD's GTX 1060 etc

    Priced for quick sale! Prices may be negotiable if bundled, pm to chat. Buyer pays shipping. If that ruins a deal, pm me. Payment via PayPal. $60 for 256gb Samsung 950 Pro Used as OS drive on a Workstation. Sold! $150 for 1tb Samsung pm961 Used primarily as Steam library. Sold! $100 Zotac GTX...