emmc vs NVMe real-world performances
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(11-15-2020, 01:40 PM)Henry Wrote:
(11-15-2020, 05:54 AM)kuleszdl Wrote: Imho, you can get a decent boost in terms of performance and longevity from low-end flash such as eMMC/microSD by just using f2fs instead of ext4. Of course, no comparison to using a NVMe drive with ext4, but it might give you a sufficient boost in order to do your compilation/development stuff on eMMC. Have a look at these benchmarks:

https://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=a...tems&num=2

However, depending on the actual OS used, it must be noted that getting it installed using f2fs might not be straight-forward.

That makes a lot of sense! I use Manjaro for PBP and now I am wondering why it doesn't default to f2fs. I don't remember being given a choice by the installer either! I know Arch supports f2fs, so it should be possible on Manjaro as well.

I used https://aur.archlinux.org/packages/fstransform-git/ for converting few sdcards from ext4 to f2fs without data loss.
I guess you can boot from sd and launch it on your manjaro partitions (make a backup before).


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emmc vs NVMe real-world performances - by Henry - 11-11-2020, 04:23 PM
RE: emmc vs NVMe real-world performances - by rimaille - 11-15-2020, 02:03 PM

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