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post #901 of 1974
SIMPSONATOR is in.


1) Do you currently own an SSD? Are you planning on purchasing one or more in the near future?
Yes, And I do. I want more space that's wicked fast!
2) If you’re planning on purchasing an SSD, which brand(s) are you considering and why (price, performance, reliability, brand, etc.)?
I was considering OCZ, because I have OCZ and so far they work great
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)?
It varies. I hope to keep this one and upgrading for 5+ years
4) (For Canadian Residents) What is 125 plus 45 divided by 3 minus 13?
Not Canadian, but I find this funny. As the question is written in words, we may assume the written format to be 125+45/3-13. But what if the author wishes to convey (125+45)/(3-13)?
If we are making fun of Canadians and their sillyness, we read it left to right, ignoring the order of operations, giving an answer of
43 2/3.
If we are assuming the author wishes the answer for 125+45/3-13, the correct answer would be 127.
If we read it as I feel it is implied as written, (125+45)/(3-13) = 17
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post #902 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 have one but it is my next planned upgrade.

2) If you’re planning on purchasing an SSD, which brand(s) are you considering and why (price, performance, reliability, brand, etc.)? Crucial, Intel, Corsair. After a certain read/write it comes down to reliability and I have heard these to be the most reliable.

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. I try to upgrade every year or so however.

4) (For Canadian Residents) What is 125 plus 45 divided by 3 minus 13? Not canadian woohoo! tongue.gif
post #903 of 1974
US and Canada only frown.gif(((((
post #904 of 1974
1) I do not own a SSD but, I plan on buying one soon.
2) I am considering Corsair, Crucial and intel. Because they have great reliability performance and price while having a good warranty

3) I only purchase a new pc if i need to i upgrade my parts every 10-12 months if possible.
    
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post #905 of 1974
1) Do you currently own an SSD? Are you planning on purchasing one or more in the near future?

Yes I currently own an SSD. I may purchase a new one in the near future if I can get my money together.

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

I am considering an Intel SSD at the right spot in the price vs. performance bracket when the time comes, as chances are by that time there will be another new line of products. Other brands I am also looking at are patriot, crucial, and OCZ, all in a similar range of prices.

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)?

Over 3 years.

4) (For Canadian Residents) What is 125 plus 45 divided by 3 minus 13?

I feel the wording of the skill testing question is ambiguous. Does the author mean (125+45)/(3-13) or 125 + (45/3) - 13?

If the case is the former, the anwser is -17, if the case is the latter, the answer is 127.
Edited by ArchLinuxFTW - 2/11/12 at 4:53pm
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post #906 of 1974
1) No
2) Samsung, Intel, Corsair, mostly for their price/performance ratio.
3) Every 5 years with upgrades in between
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post #907 of 1974
1) Do you currently own an SSD? Are you planning on purchasing one or more in the near future?
yes I do. Yes I am planning to buy one more SSD as soon as possible

2) If you’re planning on purchasing an SSD, which brand(s) are you considering and why (price, performance, reliability, brand, etc.)?
Corsair's Performance series. Why? many positive reviews, not SandForce (reliability is mandatory for my workflow). Although, I am still evaluating other non-sandforce solutions

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)?
over 3 years for full PC swap, but I buy often upgrades over this span of time.
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post #908 of 1974
1) Do you currently own an SSD? Are you planning on purchasing one or more in the near future?

I do not own an SSD. I do plan on buying one eventually if I keep losing all of these contests! tongue.gif

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

Samsung or Intel. Great 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)?

Usually every 3-4 years.

4) (For Canadian Residents) What is 125 plus 45 divided by 3 minus 13?

Thankfully I am not Canadian, because I suck at math.
post #909 of 1974
1.) Yes. When prices drop I will probably buy another. Mine in completely full now but I can wait.

2.) I would consider Intel, OCZ, Samsung, and Crucial. Probably Intel and Samsung would be my top picks because I have heard they are reliable, have good warranty, and are fast.

3.) I don't buy a new PC. I just upgrade my current one. I usually keep the same GPU for about 3-4 years, and the same platform about 4-5 years. I upgrade my HDD whenever I run out of space tongue.gif and I buy a new SSD when I need space also.

4.) America FTW!!!
    
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post #910 of 1974
1) Nope. I'd like to if I had the spare cash.

2) Intel, Samsung, and OCZ. All three are based on their reputation.

3) 2-4 years. With a few updates in between.
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