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...OCZ Vector.

LOL, I don't keep great track of OCZ, they snuck this one past me. Vertex, Vector, they all sound alike.
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post #12 of 17
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Originally Posted by CNCoRIDDoR View Post

Just any price range but I'm only going to used the sad for operating. If I buy a bigger size ill just have all that space I don't use.


I would recommend a 256GB SSD, Prices seem to be between 150.00 and 230.00 with and without rebates.
You will have plenty for OS and will future proof your system.
This last week prices have been good for the 256GB versions
Prices are not as good as Black Friday deals though.

128 GB prices around $99.00 to $150.00.

Some above recommend the Samsung Pro. I read it is a good product.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820147193

One thing about this forum is there is wealth of knowledge for whatever brand you do buy smile.gif
Join a group with your brand of SSD and have fun

I am using 82GB of my drive with Win 7 installed and my games to 128GB OCZ Vertex.
I am now buying another 128GB OCZ for backup.

More information always helps with your decision
Have a Good One thumb.gif
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post #13 of 17
Use slickdeals.net to find your SSD. you will love your wallet more and me wink.gif

they're on sale like hot cakes there
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Does SSd affect booting only?
post #15 of 17
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Does SSd affect booting only?

affects booting and also just the overall responsiveness (feel) of your computer. You wouldn't have to wait for the header to finish what it's doing and find what you clicked on (for instance, google chrome). Instead, programs open up as if you had them in RAM
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Crucial M4, Samsung 830/840... ~128GB.
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Does SSd affect booting only?
No games load faster and some programs can work faster too
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