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post #31 of 41
I am using 43.2GB on my C:\ Partition and I don't store stuff on C:\ part from applications that I can scrap any moment.
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post #32 of 41
how much is the 60GB one?? I mean are you paying double the price when you say 50lb more, or how much of a difference is it. I would definetly go with the 120GB drive, 60GB is smal, 120GB is doable. I mean if you have to install most of your programs on a second drive, then they won't be as fast starting up, and you might as well stick with a 7200RPM drive.

I have found the boot times to windows to be overrated. (I'm sure I'm not the only one). But the amazing part of SSDs is opening things up, the "quick response" you get. I want that with everything that I have installed.
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post #33 of 41
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Browsing around on scan, ebuyer, aria, dabs and overclockers... A 60GB SSD seems to come in about £90 and a 120GB is about £150 I was finding. But maybe others have seen better priced ones?
post #34 of 41
looks like those prices are about right. If you can afford the 120GB (assuming you can, or this thread wouldn't exist) go for it. Hands down. About 60% more, for 100% more space that you will use.
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Hmm- any particular one that you recommend?

(My £500 build has quickly expanded into a £700 build!!)
post #36 of 41
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-362-_-Product

I am partial to C300, as I have one, it's fast. The OCZ one is good too, haven't used any others, but intel makes great drives also.
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post #37 of 41
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That's a SATAIII one at £174 I was looking for something a bit cheaper ideally And I don't particularly feel that the additional £25 for SATAIII is worth it.
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What's this I hear about OCZ and 25nm being a bit unreliable? ><
post #39 of 41
i kinda wish i went 120gig

think im gonna get another 60 and use it for steam lol
    
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yes 60gb is enough. i still got 30gb free space after installing office, photoshop,after effect etc.
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