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Originally Posted by Jayjr1105 View Post

Thanks, and when/where was that Sandisk on sale for $155?

Pops up from time to time:

http://slickdeals.net/permadeal/78766/amazon.com-sandisk-memory-240gb-extreme-2.5-sata-iii-mlc-internal-solid-state-drive-ssd-155-32gb-ultra-class-10-sdhc-memory-20-64gb-ultra-class-10-microsdhc-memory-50

http://slickdeals.net/permadeal/79660/newegg-240gb-sandisk-extreme-2.5-sata-iii-internal-solid-state-drive-ssd-sdssdx240gg25
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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820239045&nm_mc=EMC-IGNEFL092012&cm_mmc=EMC-IGNEFL092012-_-EMC-092012-Index-_-SSD-_-20239045-L0D

Kingston HyperX 3K SH103S3/120G 2.5" 120GB SATA III MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD) (Stand-Alone Drive) on HUGE SALE. $59.99 with promo code EMCNAHN68. However, they are sold out at the moment. This sale lasts until MIDNIGHT tonight. SOMETIMES newegg will say they have some more throughout the day. Check it out if you are trying to get a steal!
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post #1003 of 2376
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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820239045&nm_mc=EMC-IGNEFL092012&cm_mmc=EMC-IGNEFL092012-_-EMC-092012-Index-_-SSD-_-20239045-L0D

Kingston HyperX 3K SH103S3/120G 2.5" 120GB SATA III MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD) (Stand-Alone Drive) on HUGE SALE. $59.99 with promo code EMCNAHN68. However, they are sold out at the moment. This sale lasts until MIDNIGHT tonight. SOMETIMES newegg will say they have some more throughout the day. Check it out if you are trying to get a steal!
too bad it sold out a long time ago.
post #1004 of 2376
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too bad it sold out a long time ago.

Yeah...

That is a steal. Newegg will do that. But, I have picked up a couple of things by frequently checking and they magically have some at random times during the day. Just keep a watch on it.
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Thought you guys might find these SSD database's useful. For me they were a great source for figuring out which NAND type all the drives are.

Controller/NAND info

Review Database

I'm suddenly infatuated with SSD's thanks to you Sean. thumb.gif
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post #1006 of 2376
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Thought you guys might find these SSD database's useful. For me they were a great source for figuring out which NAND type all the drives are.
Controller/NAND info
Review Database
I'm suddenly infatuated with SSD's thanks to you Sean. thumb.gif

Haha. Me too bro. Thanks for the info.
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post #1007 of 2376
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Thought you guys might find these SSD database's useful. For me they were a great source for figuring out which NAND type all the drives are.

Controller/NAND info

Review Database

I'm suddenly infatuated with SSD's thanks to you Sean. thumb.gif
Got those links in the guide. The first one is actually a sticky here in the SSD section. biggrin.gif

If you like check these out too: http://www.lostcircuits.com/mambo//index.php?option=com_content&task=category&sectionid=9&id=41&Itemid=46

www.storagesearch.com
post #1008 of 2376
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Controller/NAND info

They didn't list the SanDisk Extreme. It should also be under the SandForce SF-2281 with 24nm Toggle NAND along with the Corsair Force GS. The SanDisk Extreme has become one of my favorite SSDs (mostly because it uses high quality NAND and can often be found for cheap tongue.gif).
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post #1009 of 2376
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They didn't list the SanDisk Extreme. It should also be under the SandForce SF-2281 with 24nm Toggle NAND along with the Corsair Force GS. The SanDisk Extreme has become one of my favorite SSDs (mostly because it uses high quality NAND and can often be found for cheap tongue.gif).

Yeah, a friend found a 240GB one for $155 a couple weeks ago and jumped on it. He bought it not even knowing about its NAND tech and got lucky. Good thing an OCZ wasnt on sale for cheaper biggrin.gif
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OcUK in the UK are doing a pre order deal on the new? Crucial V4 256 Sata-II for £99 inc tax http://www.overclockers.co.uk/showproduct.php?prodid=HD-021-CR&groupid=701&catid=2104&subcat=2394 (about $160)



- Capacity (unformatted): 256GB
- Components: Micron® 25nm NAND Flash Memory, Multi-Level Cell (MLC)
- Dimensions: 98.9 mm x 68.75 mm x 7 mm or 9.5 mm
- Interface Speed: 3 Gb/s
- Seq Read (MB/s): 230MB/s
- Seq Write (MB/s): 190MB/s
- Random Read: 10K IOPS
- Random Write: 4K IOPS
- Latency Read 0.1ms
- Latency Write 0.1ms
- Form Factor: 2.5" 9.5mm
- 25nm Micron NAND for the best reliability
- Warranty: 3 Year Manufacturer Warranty
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