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Hello, what is the best SSD for the price given?
I just need a decent OS/Boot drive. Something around 40GB would be fine.
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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820227607
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Quote:
Originally Posted by ban916 View Post
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-046-_-Product

Cheaper, faster, better overall. If you get the retail, you also get a 5 year warranty (but it's 105.) However, this doesn't help the OP, as newegg don't do UK deliveries.
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Under £70 these are the only real choices:

OCZ Vertex 2
Intel 320
Mushkin Callisto
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Spend £16 more and you could get a 64GB C300/M4 or 60GB Vertex 2E. Do that!
http://www.ebuyer.com/product/225804
http://www.ebuyer.com/product/264770
http://www.ebuyer.com/product/225415

Plenty of space for all your most used apps and a game or two.
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Thanks guys , I will have a look at those.
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I don't recommend the Intel 320 as newegg claims it only has a write speed of 45mbs and 200mbs read. The mushkin and ocz both have 270mbs write and 280mbs read.
EDIT: Of the 64gb ones, if your just going to use it for booting stuff I recommend this one:
http://www.ebuyer.com/product/264770
But if your going to read and write this is the best:
http://www.ebuyer.com/product/225415
However it's only 60gb
Edited by TheOriginalCookieMonster - 6/17/11 at 6:52am
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Originally Posted by Romanrp View Post
Hello, what is the best SSD for the price given?
I just need a decent OS/Boot drive. Something around 40GB would be fine.
you just missed a deal today.. dinopc had corsair f60 for 66 pound now its back at 86 though
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