OCZ AMA/Giveaway Announcement AnandTech recently put the OCZ VX500 SATA SSD through its paces, so what better time to announce our upcoming installment of Ask the Experts here on the AnandTech Forums. On October 6th starting at 10 AM EST, we’ll be hosting key members from the OCZ Product Management and Business Development team in our latest Ask the Experts session. The Q&A is now over! Thanks to everyone who participated. Those were some questions and wouldn't expect anything less from the AnandTech Community. Even though the Q&A is over, the contest is still going on. Please read on below for more information. We’re also proud to announce a SSD giveaway done in partnership with OCZ. Our prizes include one each of the 512GB and 1TB models of the brand new VX500 SATA SSD, as well as a 512 GB capacity RD400 NVMe M.2 SSD. The sweepstakes entry period starts now and will close at 12 PM EST on October 14th. Please see the contest entry page for a full list of rules and ways to enter. Ask the Expert Rules No tech support questions, as these require in-depth personal follow-up and diagnostics. All Forum Guidelines apply. Keep questions direct and to the point. Avoid opinion bias, as in, "Why are all your products awesome/horrible?" Be respectful of our guests--no insults, no leading questions. Do not post duplicate questions or repost your question multiple times. Not all questions may be answered. Questions may not be answered in the order in which they are received or posted. Our guests joining us from OCZ include: Alex Mei – Vice President Marketing, Consumer SSDs & Storage Outbound Marketing Alessandro Gilligan – Director Product Management, Etail/Retail SSDs Eugene Chang – Director of Business Development, Etail/Retail SSDs Peter Gamboa – Product Manager Please be sure to give our guests a warm AnandTech welcome and good luck in the giveaway.