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Is it a good time to jump on it? Samsung 830 128 GB

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I've never had a SSD before and I saw in the deal section that this driver is on sale today.
I wonder if this is a good ssd and the thing kinda bothered me is that it only has one review on the egg.
Any opinions please?

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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?SID=cw8MTnNUEeGe2caZOObkbw0&AID=10440897&PID=1225267&nm_mc=AFC-C8Junction&cm_mmc=AFC-C8Junction-_-cables-_-na-_-na&Item=N82E16820147163
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post #2 of 7
Its on par in terms of reliability with the crucial m4 SSDs' and a bit faster on synthetic benchmarks than the M4

in all yes buy it. it's a good upgrade
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Yep good buy.
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I've seen this for cheaper months ago, but this is still a good buy for the price nonetheless
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Thanks for the replies, just ordered mine, super excited biggrin.gif
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Ordered one soon as I got home, was glad they were still in stock.
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Is see there is a SAMSUNG 830 Series MZ-7PC128B at $169 (apparently "B" for bare), a D version (apparently for "D" for Desktop) at $169 and the N version (for Notebook) at $199 (all prices current at Newegg)? The B versions is obviously the bare drive. I suppose a 3.5" caddy would be needed for desktop usage and similarly for notebook installation.But I am wondering if the D version in particular could come out of its case to be used interchangeably if so desired later on? I am tempted to start with the D version for convenience.
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