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4k Alignemnt feature helps speed up your SSD by correctly aligning its partitions

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2016-10-18 17:26:20 Posted by Barbie to Resource

Summary:
Do you prefer a simple SSD optimization software to help speed up your solid state drives by correctly aligning its partitions? EaseUS Partition Master's newly upgraded version is now included with 4k alignemnt feature, which only takes 3 steps to make your SSD running as new, working by its utmost speed.

Why & When Do You Need to Align SSD Partition?

If you have an SSD preinstalled on a Windows computer, or you installed an SSD from scratch, it won't be a problem to access Windows and data faster than ever, as Windows installer knows how to automatically align your SSD partitions in a correct manner. However, if you just migrate to SSD from an old HDD or SSD, you might probably need to do some refining work. What's the matter?

Typically, a mechanical hard drive starts its first partition after 63 empty blocks, while a solid state drive starts its first partition after 64 blocks. When you try to migrate an existing Windows installation from an old mechanical hard drive to a solid-state drive, it's very likely that the SSD partitions will keep the same with the old. If the SSD won't be correctly aligned, it will result in slower performance.

How to Fix SSD Partitions Not Correctly Aligned?

EaseUS Partition Master's newly upgraded version is now included with an outstanding new feature called "4K Alignment". That is to say, customers who use EaseUS partition manager software 11.9 or higher edition can take a huge benefit from it, which helps re-align SSD partitions and makes your solid state drive run as new, working by its utmost speed.

It's time to download the SSD optimization software and be the first to speed up your SSD by aligning your partitions right now.

Step 1. Launch EaseUS Partition Master. On the main window, choose "4K Alignment" feature.

4k alignment feature in EaseUS Partition Master

Step 2. Select the SSD disk you need to improve. Click "OK" to continue.

Step 3. The software will work hard on re-aligning your SSD partitions. After it finished, it'll prompt you the disk is correctly aligned. Click "Apply" to confirm the operation.

EaseUS Partition Master provides multiple ways to optimize SSD performance. Besides "4k alignment" feature, customers can do SSD optimization while using the software to migrate OS to SSD. Tick the "Optimize for SSD" option will do.