I'm planning to buy the Corsair Force GT 120GB (CSSD-F120GBGT-BK) and I'm planning to use it with an older motherboard that doesn't support AHCI (ASUS P5K SE).
Will I experience any problems when running this SSD in IDE mode? A slight performance drop is acceptable.
See my answer below. Conclusion: It works great.
Follow the discussion here: http://forum.corsair.com/v3/showthread.php?p=570829#post570829
So far so good.
Running Corsair Force GT 120GB (using FW1.3.3) on IDE. No BSOD/Freeze whatsoever.
Here are my atto benchmark results: