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Originally Posted by Rayleyne View Post

honestly those that say 128GB isn't enough... Windows + wow+ Sc2+ a dozen steam games + D3 /disable hibernation (Honestly ssd's boot that fast) /disable page file, I've still got a good 50GB of free space, Hell if i turn on file compression i could get that even lower.

For 99.99999999% of people 128GB is enough

Guess I'm in the 0.00000001%. 105GB used out of 238GB total available on my SSD (I don't use Steam if that makes a difference). All my data other than currently playing game saves is stored on other drives. Same goes for downloads, temp files, etc. and hibernation, system restore (of course), etc. disabled as well. Assuming 128GB formats as 119GB, that would leave me with 14GB left. Not filled, but that's not much for adding other games/software in the future. Plus, I've read comments that SSD performance suffers when the drive is close to being filled. 15% free space was recommended and 10% minimum to ensure proper TRIM function. On a 128GB drive that removes 12GB-18GB of possible storage, which at that point I'd completely fill a 128GB SSD. Perhaps someone can clarify if that's still the case/correct.

While my SSD usage might not be typical, I suspect that more than 1% let alone 0.00000001% of SSD owners would benefit from SSD's larger than 128GB.
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I only have 10gig left on my 512Gb M4, time to move some things around I guess. Maybe i should grab the 960gb...
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I only have 10gig left on my 512Gb M4, time to move some things around I guess. Maybe i should grab the 960gb...
If you run out of space on a 512GB SSD then you aren't managing your space properly. You should only use it for programs, if you have 512GB of programs then that's pretty impressive.
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If you run out of space on a 512GB SSD then you aren't managing your space properly. You should only use it for programs, if you have 512GB of programs then that's pretty impressive.

Meh, he's free to use his SSD however he deems fit.
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Meh, he's free to use his SSD however he deems fit.
Of course, just saying smile.gif
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I only have 10gig left on my 512Gb M4, time to move some things around I guess. Maybe i should grab the 960gb...

Why not just go with another 512gb? You could set them as a raid and have a full 1TB of SSD goodness. I've got my SSD's set to raid 0 and I definitely never have bottleneck issues anymore. At the moment I sit at like 1GB/s data transfer due to the raid 0 setup I've got.. Although you could do that with a 960gb too.

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