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Is the price for the 840 Pro just not attractive yet?

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With the current promo for the 840 pro 256 at newegg, i'd have figured folks would be all over it. Is it because there are better deals on SSDs than the 840 Pro?
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The 840 Pro 256GB is hovering at, what, $1/GB? Meanwhile lots of previous gen SSDs can be had for $0.50-0.60/GB. Which one do you think most people will go for when you consider that performance difference in real world use is practically negligible?
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Originally Posted by rui-no-onna View Post

The 840 Pro 256GB is hovering at, what, $1/GB? Meanwhile lots of previous gen SSDs can be had for $0.50-0.60/GB. Which one do you think most people will go for when you consider that performance difference in real world use is practically negligible?

Option 2? smile.gif
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Unless you are benchmarking, there just isn't a point of getting it compared to others on the market.

It'd rather have a slightly slower (in benchmarks) and more space for the same price.
 
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Price is too high fo me to even consider looking at it.
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