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Originally Posted by malikq86 View Post

Deal of the Day.. 128GB Samsung 830 for only $89.99!!! w/ promo code.

Newegg Link: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820147163

$129.99 - $30 w/ promo code EMCYTZT1751 = $89.99

http://slickdeals.net/f/4733374-128gb-Samsung-830-Series-SSD-89-99-after-code-newegg-for-6-13-12
That deal was already gone when you posted it. I blame SlickDeals. rolleyes.gif
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post #702 of 2376
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That deal was already gone when you posted it. I blame SlickDeals. rolleyes.gif

What the heck, I was so excited to buy one Samsung 830.
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Wow is gone... it only last 4 hours...
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Wow is gone... it only last 4 hours...
Not really. Pretty sure it went live at midnight and it lasted until ~6:30am. I got my Newegg email around 1-ish so at the very least, the deal lasted 5 hours. It just succumbed to the SlickDeals effect.
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What are you guys talking about? I can get the deal right now...
Quote:
Originally Posted by kevindd992002 View Post

Quote:
Originally Posted by malikq86 View Post

i feel like you know this already....
overall performance, yes it's better. stability...im sure it's fine. real world difference? none.

Right. But how about firmware support, is its firmware always being actively upgarded by Samsung?

@Sean

Any known problems with the Samsung?
none that I know of. However, i haven't really looked much for any. lol
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post #706 of 2376
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Originally Posted by Sean Webster View Post

Return that and get the Samsung if you can.
Nice smile.gif

Sean, My boot time since the time i hit power button to windows full loaded ( everyprogram UP ) its 45 sec.. and the mushkin is performance pretty well.. im debating on getting as you said the samsung, but what keeps me to stay here is the hassle of getting the samsung and returning this and blablabla, if you know what i mean... do you think i will get something better from this to the new samsung?
post #707 of 2376
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What are you guys talking about? I can get the deal right now...
none that I know of. However, i haven't really looked much for any. lol

I tried entering the code and yes it doesn't work. I also asked Newegg through Newegg chat and they confirmed that it is not activated already.

Oh ok, I'm worried about any problems it might have.
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post #708 of 2376
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by Xtrl View Post

Quote:
Originally Posted by Sean Webster View Post

Return that and get the Samsung if you can.
Nice smile.gif

Sean, My boot time since the time i hit power button to windows full loaded ( everyprogram UP ) its 45 sec.. and the mushkin is performance pretty well.. im debating on getting as you said the samsung, but what keeps me to stay here is the hassle of getting the samsung and returning this and blablabla, if you know what i mean... do you think i will get something better from this to the new samsung?

Anything is better than a lowend sandforce drive to me lol. If you don't feel like going through the hassle then don't. I don't even know if newegg will accept a SSD exchange, You will probably have a 15% restocking fee as well if you return to newegg. lol.

Maybe best to not bother.
Quote:
Originally Posted by kevindd992002 View Post

Quote:
Originally Posted by Sean Webster View Post

What are you guys talking about? I can get the deal right now...
none that I know of. However, i haven't really looked much for any. lol

I tried entering the code and yes it doesn't work. I also asked Newegg through Newegg chat and they confirmed that it is not activated already.

Oh ok, I'm worried about any problems it might have.

weird, i guess they need to update for me lol.
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weird, i guess they need to update for me lol.

Have you tried again now? Try clearing your cookies?
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What are you guys talking about? I can get the deal right now...

Deal was available again and now the drive's sold out. Lol, I think I just bought the last one. Would've gotten 2 but it said insufficient stock just as I was checking out. tongue.gif
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