If performed correctly, there will be no loss of system or user data on the drive.However, if the firmware process is interrupted for any reason, your solid state drive may not function properly.All the HD Topfield models can have their firmware updated.These are usually supplied to fix bugs but sometimes they also add new functionality.I'm thinking of getting the new Vertex 4, but the problem is that updating its firmware seem to be more complicated than other SSDs such as crucial; unless I'm mistaken?For example, Crucial M4's firmware update seems to be fairly simple: install the OS and then just run the update utility.(there's the option of using a different installer with USB but no reason to choose that when the previous method is simpler... Unless of course, there's some technical problems)However, for OCZ SSDs firmware update toolbox requires the OS to not run from the SSD.
My budget for a SSDis around 150, and looking for a storage of 128GB.EDIT: I haven't bought it yet, so i'm open to suggestions if you think I should buy a different SDD.Hello, with my new build I'm planning to get a SDD for the first time.Asking your PS Vita by default will only give you firmware 3.63 (or above), so we have to be a bit sneaky.There are lots of tutos out there including here on wololo.net, but they are a bit outdated. Note that this tutorial is about upgrading to firmware 3.60, not downgrading to it!