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So I've recently got this 120$ budget to get my 1st SSD, and although my mobo does not support sata 3, I'm looking for it, because I pretend to upgrade in a near future...

So ok, I think i won't be able to buy nothing bigger than 60gb, but that's ok, I just need it for OS and maybe a game or two...

Suggestions please? I'm really new into SSDs...

Detail: I cannot buy from Amazon, Newegg or something like that because I'm from Brazil, so I'm searching prices over eBay from users that ships worldwide.

By the way I recently found this:

http://www.ebay.com/itm/OCZ-Agility-...item2314684a27

Good one?

Thanks in advance!
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post #2 of 14
Yeah should be ok with that.
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post #3 of 14
I'd hold on that actually. OCZ just released new firmware for that drive that is supposed to solve the bsod issue. Until it's proven to do so, there's a good chance you're buying an unreliable drive.
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What about a 64gb M4?
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post #5 of 14
I'd also not get OCZ atm, I honestly haven't heard anything good about their SSD's except price.

Hope this helps :-/
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post #6 of 14
Quote:
Originally Posted by slipee View Post
What about a 64gb M4?
Now You're talkin'
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post #7 of 14
I've seen some crucial m4 for around 130 on EBay.
However I'm in aust though
Not to sure about brazil prices
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post #8 of 14
Quote:
Originally Posted by slipee View Post
What about a 64gb M4?
The M4 is a very good choice. It doesn't have the problems the OCZ 3 series drives have and it's newest firmware update puts it's performance almost on par with the Vertex 3.
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post #9 of 14
M4. I got mine this week. Awesome.
post #10 of 14
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I've found one for 114$ + 25$ shipping on ebay, going to ask the seller if he can declare its price as lower as 50$, so I don't have to pay any taxes hahaha
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