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[Engadget] Samsung bundles Assassin's Creed III with SSD 840 Pro to spark a sales revolution, ships the 840 line

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Samsung's experiment with a Ghost Recon SSD bundle must have been a hit with gamers, since it's coming back for a second round the very same year. The upgrade-minded buying 128GB, 256GB or 512GB versions of the SSD 840 Pro can get a free downloadable copy of Assassin's Creed III for a "limited time" to take advantage of those 540MB/s peak read speeds while they skew the fate of the American Revolutionary War. The bundle comes not-so-coincidentally as Samsung has shipped and priced the wider SSD 840 line itself: while we knew the Pro line's impact on our wallets, the regular models are now ready to sell at prices between $140 for a 120GB drive to $700 for a 500GB model.
http://www.engadget.com/2012/11/07/samsung-bundles-assassins-creed-iii-with-ssd-840-pro/
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post #2 of 71
Was planning on picking up one of these anyway, this is the icing on the cake.
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... and of course I just bought myself a new sammy 830 last weekend. If I'd known this I'd have gone the 840 route after all frown.gif
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Wow now that is really tempting. Was debating on buying the game and cannot find an excuse not to. $60 for the game and $80 for a 120gb 830 is just awesome!
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post #5 of 71
Thanks for posting OP, was interested in getting one of these too thumb.gif
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I might get this! Sweet deal!
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Wow! I wish I had the money. mad.gif
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$140 for 120GB to $700 for 500GB? That's...pretty steep. I'm fine with my 830 128gb I bought a couple of days ago smile.gif
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grrr the 512gbs are out of stock
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so is that the PC version of Assassins Creed 3? does this include any country worldwide?
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