Bad sectors in Transcend SSD720 256 GB

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  1. acare84

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    Hello,

    I purchased Transcend SSD720 256 GB and installed Windows 7 64 Bit without having a problem. Then I ran a checkdisk on this drive and it says I have 72 KB bad sectors in it. Shoud I worry about this and RMA it or this is normal? Thanks for the information. Here is my checkdisk info.

    Checking file system on C:
    The type of the file system is NTFS.
    Volume label is MS_WIN_7.


    A disk check has been scheduled.
    Windows will now check the disk.

    CHKDSK is verifying files (stage 1 of 3)...
    218368 file records processed.

    File verification completed.
    175 large file records processed.

    0 bad file records processed.

    0 EA records processed.

    44 reparse records processed.

    CHKDSK is verifying indexes (stage 2 of 3)...
    265378 index entries processed.

    Index verification completed.
    0 unindexed files scanned.

    0 unindexed files recovered.

    CHKDSK is verifying security descriptors (stage 3 of 3)...
    218368 file SDs/SIDs processed.

    Cleaning up 3 unused index entries from index $SII of file 0x9.
    Cleaning up 3 unused index entries from index $SDH of file 0x9.
    Cleaning up 3 unused security descriptors.
    Security descriptor verification completed.
    23506 data files processed.

    CHKDSK is verifying Usn Journal...
    34917888 USN bytes processed.

    Usn Journal verification completed.
    Windows has checked the file system and found no problems.

    249954300 KB total disk space.
    174023116 KB in 183295 files.
    96632 KB in 23507 indexes.
    72 KB in bad sectors.
    327236 KB in use by the system.
    65536 KB occupied by the log file.
    75507244 KB available on disk.

    4096 bytes in each allocation unit.
    62488575 total allocation units on disk.
    18876811 allocation units available on disk.

    Internal Info:
    00 55 03 00 de 27 03 00 c2 e6 05 00 00 00 00 00 .U...'..........
    05 01 00 00 2c 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 ....,...........
    00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 ................

    Windows has finished checking your disk.
    Please wait while your computer restarts.
     
    Last edited: Sep 19, 2013
  2. Pill Monster

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    72k isn't much but if it gets worse RMA it. What does your smart report say?
     
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    Nope first hand, I purchased it 10 days ago.
     
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    Get rid of it.
     
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    RMA it, that's obviously bad.
     

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