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I have 100 to spend on an ssd. Which one should I get.


Cannot be more than 100
post #2 of 10
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820167044
post #3 of 10
That intel's a great deal if you're interested in playing AC: Brotherhood. Fun game.

If you're looking for more space, the Microcenter 64GB Sandforce SSD is a great value. Retails for $100 I think. I got mine for $80 on sale.

http://www.microcenter.com/single_pr...uct_id=0351760

**edit. Looks like it's back up to $110.
post #4 of 10
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Originally Posted by Deagle50ae View Post
That intel's a great deal if you're interested in playing AC: Brotherhood. Fun game.

If you're looking for more space, the Microcenter 64GB Sandforce SSD is a great value. Retails for $100 I think. I got mine for $80 on sale.

http://www.microcenter.com/single_pr...uct_id=0351760

**edit. Looks like it's back up to $110.
Those Microcenter Sandforce drives are rebranded A-Data S599 drives. The 40GB S599 is $99 on Newegg, if you really can't bump the budget up $10.
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I've got one of these and love it. Some may say it's a little small space wise, but I've got everything installed to it excluding a handful of 5-10 gig games on a 2nd hdd.
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Why don't you save for a little while longer and get something with a little more bang for the buck. Just a suggestion.
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These are great SSD's:http://www.microcenter.com/single_pr...uct_id=0351760
There the ones I use.
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Thanks for the suggestions guys. Shoulda specified that I'm looking for a 32-40gb with the best performance
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60GB or go home. Really, 40GB isn't enough for anything. 60GB you can squeeze in a game or two along with Windows 7. While games load super quick, I think you'll see a lot more benefit having an SSD load the OS.

I recommend this Vertex 2:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820227550
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