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Would a Intel X25-M SSDSA2MH080G2K5 2.5" 80GB SATA II MLC SSD be good enough for Windows 7 and an anti-virus?
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Plenty. I was able to deal with a 32GB, though it was ridiculously obnoxious, and a 64GB seems great for me, I just offload my games to another hard drive and I'm fine. You should be ok with 80GB. Remember to disable hibernation if you have a lot of RAM, as well as move the pagefile to a hard drive or disable it.
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i do the same
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Thanks for the answer Lemon, I plan on having two other hard drives in it, a 1.5 TB and my current computers 320 after I wipe it.
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Originally Posted by Gazbirt View Post
Thanks for the answer Lemon, I plan on having two other hard drives in it, a 1.5 TB and my current computers 320 after I wipe it.
That should be more than enough for average computer use.
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For just the OS and a few Apps, 40GB would do

I use an 80GB Intel for my OS. And have 30GB free, with loads of Apps and benching stuff installed!
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