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post #161 of 1974
1) Do you currently own an SSD? Are you planning on purchasing one or more in the near future?
Do not own an SSD, plan to purchase one soon though.

2) If you’re planning on purchasing an SSD, which brand(s) are you considering and why (price, performance, reliability, brand, etc.)?
Intel, Crucial, Corsair, OCZ. Though intel is pretty expensive..

3) How often do you purchase a new PC (every 12 months or less, every 12-18 months, 18-24 months, 2-3 years, over 3 years)?
Upgrade a major component about once a year.

4) (For Canadian Residents) What is 125 plus 45 divided by 3 minus 13?
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post #162 of 1974
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WHY NO LOVE FOR THE UK frown.gif

It's Continental Discrimination Man, pure and simple, at the v least the op could have editted the Title to US & Canada only - but whatever - really warms the heart to see members who can already afford 2 £500 graphics cards, here on the scrounge for a free SSD - that's the American Way

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post #163 of 1974
1) Do you currently own an SSD? Are you planning on purchasing one or more in the near future?
Yes, I have an Intel 160GB SSD, I would purchase another because they work so well.

2) If you’re planning on purchasing an SSD, which brand(s) are you considering and why (price, performance, reliability, brand, etc.)?
From what I found on while doing some research, Intel was the best for price, performance and reliability.

3) How often do you purchase a new PC (every 12 months or less, every 12-18 months, 18-24 months, 2-3 years, over 3 years)?
2-3 years, Mainly just upgrades now

4) (For Canadian Residents) What is 125 plus 45 divided by 3 minus 13?
Thankfully I'm not Canadian. I cant believe how many people got this wrong, the answer is 127. Doesn't matter if there are brackets or not.
    
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post #164 of 1974
1) Do you currently own an SSD? Are you planning on purchasing one or more in the near future?
Currently I won a 64Gb Crucial M4

2) If you’re planning on purchasing an SSD, which brand(s) are you considering and why (price, performance, reliability, brand, etc.)?
I only consider brands that have top notch customer service. If buying one right now, I would buy Intel, Samsung, or Crucial. Currently those brands have the best reliability. As for price Samsung and Crucial have the best prices for their performance. Intel can be a bit expensive however.

3) How often do you purchase a new PC (every 12 months or less, every 12-18 months, 18-24 months, 2-3 years, over 3 years)?
I can't say I purchase a whole PC in that time. Typically I change out parts of my one computer every half year to a year, which can seem like a short amount of time yes, but I keep up with the times.

4) (For Canadian Residents) What is 125 plus 45 divided by 3 minus 13?
I'm not a canuck!
post #165 of 1974
Awesome!

1) Do you currently own an SSD? Are you planning on purchasing one or more in the near future?
Yes, I current own a OCZ Vertex 2.

2) If you’re planning on purchasing an SSD, which brand(s) are you considering and why (price, performance, reliability, brand, etc.)?
Yes, building another rig. OCZ, Intel, and Samsung. Price / Performance / Reliability are all important.

3) How often do you purchase a new PC (every 12 months or less, every 12-18 months, 18-24 months, 2-3 years, over 3 years)?
I upgrade parts probably every 12-18 months.

4) (For Canadian Residents) What is 125 plus 45 divided by 3 minus 13?
LOL WUT?...'Merica!
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post #166 of 1974
1) Do you currently own an SSD? Are you planning on purchasing one or more in the near future?

I do not currently own one. After a newer GPU is was to be the next purchase. Mainly to be used for OS install/boot drive.

2) If you’re planning on purchasing an SSD, which brand(s) are you considering and why (price, performance, reliability, brand, etc.)?

I have debated the crucial M4 or the Intel version of a 32-60 gig drive. I have to say it a bit confusing to realize how much difference there really is between all of them. sibce it is going to be a rather new technology I wanting one I could rely on and be easy to setup.

3) How often do you purchase a new PC (every 12 months or less, every 12-18 months, 18-24 months, 2-3 years, over 3 years)?

Every 2-3 years usually.

4) (For Canadian Residents) What is 125 plus 45 divided by 3 minus 13?
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post #167 of 1974
1) Do you currently own an SSD? Are you planning on purchasing one or more in the near future?
yes. I plan on purchasing another 80GB and run it in RAID0 with my current SSD.

2) If you’re planning on purchasing an SSD, which brand(s) are you considering and why (price, performance, reliability, brand, etc.)?
Intel, Crucial, Corsair because of the Price and Performance

3) How often do you purchase a new PC (every 12 months or less, every 12-18 months, 18-24 months, 2-3 years, over 3 years)?
18-24 months
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post #168 of 1974
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1) Do you currently own an SSD? Are you planning on purchasing one or more in the near future?
no, i had an OCZ Vertex 3 that crashed within two days and i never bought another one. i will probably evaluate them this year and could buy one.

2) If you’re planning on purchasing an SSD, which brand(s) are you considering and why (price, performance, reliability, brand, etc.)?
intel, reliability. ocz, speed. crucial, user reviews. corsair, brand.

3) How often do you purchase a new PC (every 12 months or less, every 12-18 months, 18-24 months, 2-3 years, over 3 years)?
i purchase new components every few months more or less, i might upgrade to ivy bridge this summer.
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post #169 of 1974

1) Do you currently own an SSD? Are you planning on purchasing one or more in the near future? I currently own one, and I plan on buying another, hopefully around November 2012.

 

2) If you’re planning on purchasing an SSD, which brand(s) are you considering and why (price, performance, reliability, brand, etc.)? It will most likely be a OCZ, since they seem to be one of the best price/performance brands. They are also more reliable than many of the other brands.  However, if I see good reviews on another brand I could change my mind.

 

3) How often do you purchase a new PC (every 12 months or less, every 12-18 months, 18-24 months, 2-3 years, over 3 years)? I would say I upgrade my pc at least once a year, or more. When I feel I my games are slowing down too much I plan on upgrading my gpu. I'm not likely to upgrade my entire pc in one go.

 

4) America


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post #170 of 1974
1) Do you currently own an SSD? Are you planning on purchasing one or more in the near future?

Answer: Yes, I currently own a 256gb crucial m4. I'm considering adding another for Raid 0.

2) If you’re planning on purchasing an SSD, which brand(s) are you considering and why (price, performance, reliability, brand, etc.)?

Answer: Crucial, just because of the Raid possibility with my current drive. Otherwise I would consider intel and samsung.

3) How often do you purchase a new PC (every 12 months or less, every 12-18 months, 18-24 months, 2-3 years, over 3 years)?

Every 18-24 months.
    
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