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Just pulled the trigger! first time ssd owner, make me feel better please!

post #1 of 36
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ohnoze, I feel like this was an impulse buy!!! I want to take it back!!!!


Nah, i just hope Its worth it!
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post #2 of 36
oh it will be worth it. Faster boot times and you got a good size and you can have some games on there and they will load extremely fast along with any other programs that are on it.
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post #3 of 36
SSDs are legit, Crucial makes great drives. Good decision.

My games and OS load up so fast, its almost ridiculous.
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post #4 of 36
I just installed a SATA2 64GB Kingston that as SSDs go is probably on the slow side... and as Greif says... 'ridiculous'. It's kind of funny actually watching programs pop up so fast.

I will say though, I put BFBC2 on there and I'll probably take it off, the difference in load time isn't worth the amount of space taken up, especially on my smaller 64GB.
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Enjoy!!!
 
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I literally could never go back to regular HDDs for my O/S drive...EVER.
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post #7 of 36
Quote:
Originally Posted by calavera View Post
I literally could never go back to regular HDDs for my O/S drive...EVER.
Seriously. It'll be like going from a fully custom and OC'd rig to something you'd buy from Dell for $499.
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post #8 of 36
You'll love it, I assure you. I felt the same way after spending $400 on my X-25M G2. (which now costs way less =/ the depreciation associated when purchasing a new device in a rapidly evolving field sucks..)
 
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I got my OCZ Agility 32 gb for $40 shipped, very happy with it so far

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Congratz! You are at PC 5hours+ a day and you will be happy with 20 sec boot up time! Irony my friend! Well, after all, nice decision!
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