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post #21 of 31
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Originally Posted by Nicnivian View Post
100% agree with Stefy.

But really, they clearly stated a very very tight budget, arguing about an SSD being crucial for her is just absurd.

Yeah, they run cooler, quieter and are more power efficient. But it's going to be used by a "casual user" who doesn't need it. The price to usefulness ratio just isn't there.

Random note: You're approach to this whole discussion, Raclim, has been pretty disgusting.

Good luck, OP.
Did you actually read the post that I made?

It clearly says at the beginning in my opinion followed by the reasoning behind it but apparently, someone is way too smart and start dissing just because he don't like it
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post #22 of 31
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I take it that you have nothing more useful to say.

Good day to you sir, and keep convincing people to buy SSDs even when it's not needed.
Step 1: Calm down
post #23 of 31
I ask for calm in the name of OCN

but seriously if budget is an issue then an SSD is not absolutely necessary. maybe in the future when the cost per GB in SSDs drop below 0.10USD

EDIT: also, I currently used a 5400rpm HDD on my laptop and it's more than sufficient. word, excel, powerpoint and a lot of the miscellaneous programs i need open up quickly(less than 5 seconds). the only thing I think is slow is the OS boot, from pressing the power button to the login screen takes about 25 to 30 seconds
Edited by InterestedThirdParty - 11/6/11 at 6:25am
   
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post #24 of 31
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Did you actually read the post that I made?

It clearly says at the beginning in my opinion followed by the reasoning behind it but apparently, someone is way too smart and start dissing just because he don't like it
Hmm... Right...

So, people stating that SSD on a tight budget for a casual laptop user is silly is not an opinion then? You seem allowed to state yours, but if anyone else states theirs, they're just too smart and don't like it.

You seem to be trying to champion the SSD to a crowed who already know they're amazing and awesome and all the benefits.
But the fact is; it isn't necessary for this situation.

How is this so hard for you to grasp?
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post #25 of 31
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Hmm... Right...

So, people stating that SSD on a tight budget for a casual laptop user is silly is not an opinion then? You seem allowed to state yours, but if anyone else states theirs, they're just too smart and don't like it.

You seem to be trying to champion the SSD to a crowed who already know they're amazing and awesome and all the benefits.
But the fact is; it isn't necessary for this situation.

How is this so hard for you to grasp?
i'm sure that by now the OP understands fully the factors
   
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post #26 of 31
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Originally Posted by Nicnivian View Post
Hmm... Right...

So, people stating that SSD on a tight budget for a casual laptop user is silly is not an opinion then? You seem allowed to state yours, but if anyone else states theirs, they're just too smart and don't like it.

You seem to be trying to champion the SSD to a crowed who already know they're amazing and awesome and all the benefits.
But the fact is; it isn't necessary for this situation.

How is this so hard for you to grasp?
I think you are the one who have no grasp of what is really happening

First of all, you are quite correct on some part but proceed to ignore the latter one

Stating another opinion is different from outright dismissing a certain thing and asking to stop posting while he himself doesn't post anything that is useful to this thread

A meer suggestion that gets blown out of proportion because people like are too smart to understand the difference between saying "OMG, YOU NEED GET THIS" to "IN MY OPINION, THIS IS CRUCIAL FOR PERFORMANCE "
Edited by raclimja - 11/6/11 at 10:40am
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post #28 of 31
This was under $200, and it still can be if you get it from a local Target
http://www.target.com/webapp/wcs/sto...k/-/A-13821981

This one is also half decent for $200
http://www.bestbuy.com/site/Toshiba+...8577&cp=1&lp=1
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post #29 of 31
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Looks like a pretty good deal to me, I'd say go for it.
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post #30 of 31
Jesus christ people.


Anyways to keep things on topic, OP I would get the Lenovo that raclimja said.

this one http://www.bestbuy.com/site/Lenovo+-...=1218412710630
     
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