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If you want something that is less expensive than others, check out the Samsung 830 or the M4 from Crucial. Both are great. On the other hand, if you want something with awesome warranty and customer service, then check out Corsair's SSDs. They are also very fast (have one myself, no issues). OCZ makes good SSDs, but I cannot stand the company and refuse to get anything from them. 

 

 

Other good lot to check out are offerings from Kingston, Patriot and Intel. Intel makes some of hte best SSDs on the market, but they are expensive. 

 
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Originally Posted by sammytheman View Post

Ok fellas, I bought this from ebay for $200CDn shipped!!!!!

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820148443&Tpk=CT256M4SSD2

I don't know why newegg.ca does not offer free shipping frown.gif(((((
Did you check how much shipping ws for the samsung 830 at B&H photo? That would have been a much better purchase imo. There is no way i could think that shipping would be more than $10
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Ok fellas so I got the SSD but does not have any screws and what not to install it on my tower. I have the Antec 1200 case:

http://www.bing.com/images/search?q=antec+1200&view=detail&id=1150A58A0283763AE4189FDFA36BD68207D6A259&FORM=IDFRIR

I sound like such a noob but what do I need to buy now?
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do you have 3.5 -2.5 mounting brackets with that case? or a place to mount an SSD/s? if so you will need 4 small screws similar to HDD screws.. of you can use velcro, double sided tape or any other means you can think of to support it.. remember no moving parts like HDD's so then dont vibrate/move thumb.gif
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Corsair Neutron GTX gets my vote, that thing is quick as lightning....
 
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